EltaMD UV Clear Facial Sunscreen Sensitive Acne Prone Skin -Ready to enjoy this summer having fun at the beach…? Oh, wait… you don’t have your shield to protect yourself…! yeah, you need your shield to protect your skin from harmful rays, like UV rays. Sunlight’s harmful UVA/UVB rays harm your skin, excess exposure may result in fairness reduction, acne, and rosacea. But, luckily we have sunscreens to protect our skin from these harmful UV rays.
Eventually, you can find so many products in the market for sunscreen, but, one of the effective and recommend a product by “The Skin Cancer Foundation” would be EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF-46 or EltaMD UV clear Facial sunscreen. It is well-known for its lightweight and non-stickiness it gives after applying.
Does it work?
You might have a query… will this product work for me? Will my skin type accept it…? My skin is very sensitive and fragile…. Is it easy going with my makeovers…? Well the specialty is, you can still choose EltaMD UV Clear Facial Sunscreen even if you have sensitive skin due to its special ingredients. In other words, you can wear it with makeup or without makeup as a daily day sunscreen and it’s doing wonders to the customers who bought this product.
Note: If you have extremely sensitive skin or you are not sure about your skin’s behavior, it’s better to take a patch test before using this product.
Benefits of EltaMD UV Clear Facial Sunscreen:
a) As a sunscreen product, it protects you from harmful UVA/UVB rays.
b) Keeps your skin healthy
c) Can use it with makeup products
d) No stickiness
e) No harmful chemicals added (Paraben-free)
f) Suitable even for sensitive skin type
g) Leaves no trace of the sunscreen
h) Non-Comedogenic. That is, this sunscreen is made up of ingredients that won’t cause blocked pores.
i) It contains antioxidants which save you from skin aging due to UV rays.
Attention Factor while using EltaMD UV clear Facial Sunscreen:
There’s no disadvantage of using this product but, kindly have medical supervision if you have the following factors…
a) Eye irritation – wash your eye properly. If the irritation persists, you need medical attention.
b) Skin turning reddish just by applying the sunscreen, rashes or irritation.
c) Ingestion – avoid mouth area, if you intake sunscreen accidentally, drink lots of water.
How to use EltaMD UV clear Facial Sunscreen:
There is no use when you don’t use the product properly. By following the directions given you can reduce the risk of sunburn and skin cancer due to the exposure to UV rays.
EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46 facial sunscreen comes in two variants, one is tinted and another one is untinted. Choose according to your skin color and follow the steps below.
a) Apply the sunscreen on your face and neck evenly.
b) Avoid contact sunscreen with eyes. Instead, use sunglasses.
c) If you are planning for swimming in beach use a water-resistant sunscreen
d) If it’s going to be a long day under sunlight, apply every 2 hours to shield your skin against harmful UV rays.
e) Take advice from a general physician before using it on kids below 6 years.
Natural protection measures against sunlight:
Even though sunscreen is going to shield us from the UV rays, it’s better to have some natural measures to reduce the impact of UV a little bit. In short, these tips are going to help you reduce the risk of fast skin aging.
a) Use sunscreen with broad-spectrum SPF 15 or more to reduce the risk of skincare or early aging.
b) A very important thing to do is, do not go out on time between 10 am to 2 pm. Since the UV rays are stronger at this period.
c) Always choose the right cloth to wear in summer times. Use hats to protect your face and neck instead of a scarf.
d) Prefer shady area instead of sunlight exposed area, because UV radiation is 50-95% much lesser in a shady area.
Ingredient analysis of EltaMD UV Clear Facial Sunscreen:
Well, this phase is for people who are still not sure about buying. This phase is very important as well as the technical section of this product where we are going to discuss the importance of the ingredients involved in EltaMD UV clear facial sunscreen.
Zinc Oxide: It’s a mineral used to treat minor burns, irritation, rashes, and allergies. In EltaMD UV clear facial Sunscreen it consumes 9.0% which helps in reflecting the UVA and UVB rays.
Niacinamide [Vitamin B3]: Vitamin B3 keeps your skin healthy and good looking. Due to its anti-inflammatory agent, it reduces the damage of skin and prevents dryness.
Sodium hyaluronate (Hyaluronic acid): To lock the moisture and to give suppleness to your skin this ingredient has been used.
Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E): Reduces free radicals in the skin and helps skin look young.
Octinoxate: It consumes 7.5% of EltaMD UV clear facial sunscreen. It is majorly used for sunburn for its premature aging properties.
Is it value for money?
For a Standard market price, it’s a bit costly if you see. But still, if you want the best product which can’t harm your skin and make your skin feel light, this will be your choice.
Either its Summer or winter UV rays are harmful to our skin when exposed in excess. A warrior is strong on a battlefield, but having some unbreakable shield and tools with him, increases his strength in the battlefield. Likewise, it’s better to have a shield when you are out fighting the UVA/UVB Rays from sunlight.