Thursday, June 12, 2008

Don't Be So Sensitive

You shouldn’t have to compromise your complexion in order to achieve protection from the sun. There are several natural sun care options just as effective at warding off the sun’s rays.

Alba Botanica’s Fragrance Free SPF 18 Mineral Sunscreen
Block out the sun without layering on the harsh chemicals with this premium sunscreen. Alba’s mineral sunscreen gives you great protection with added aloe to pamper sensitive skin.

Alba Botanica
Available at London Drugs, Capers Market and Trader Joe's

Kiss My Face 100% Paraben Free SPF 18 Sun Screen
100% paraben free, but chalk full of natural ingredients. Oat protein and oat beta glucan combine to reduce irritation and inflammation while combating damaging free-radicals. An added bonus — oat beta glucan has been shown to reduce burn cells by 80%.

Kiss My Face
Available at Whole Foods Market, Vitamin Shoppe and Wild Oats Market

Burt’s Bees SPF 30 Chemical-Free Sunscreen
Reflect and scatter UV rays with Burt’s Bees 100 % natural concoction. Bursting with beta-carotene to nourish sun-exposed skin. Calendula and goldenseal extracts partner to soothe and simultaneously soften skin.

Burt’s Bees
Available at Target, CVS, Walgreens and Whole Foods Market

Dr. Hauschka Skin Care After-Sun Lotion
Take care of your skin and your tan by lathering on this intensive care treatment. It’s great for sensitive types and helps you hold onto that tan long after you’ve left the beach.

Dr. Hauschka
Available at Whole Foods Market and Wild Oats Market

- Morgan Schimminger

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Blogger said...

I am so glad you did a post on this. Even tho I am a brown skinned hottie, I know it is a must that I use spf on a daily, and Burts Bees sounds interesting.I am in the sun all the time. I have been looking for an oil removing face lotion with spf in it thats affordable.

11:32 a.m.  
Blogger Ellen said...

Here are two mattifying lotions with SPF (we think that is what you are asking for)

The Body Shop - Seaweed Mattifying Moisture Lotion SPF 15

Cosmedicine Medi-Matte Oil Control Lotion SPF 20

Hope this helps.

10:41 p.m.  

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