Sunscreens: Choosing the right kind

Green Beaver Certified Organic Sunscreen

We all look forward to summer every year, yet are wary of slapping on chemicals to protect our skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays. Well now you can be protected naturally using Green Beaver certified organic mineral sunscreen line! Green Beaver uses the safe mineral Zinc Oxide and titanium dioxide as the active ingredients, and infuse antioxidant Canadian-grown raspberry extract to ensure ultimate moisturization. Choose the one that suits you and your family the most, and be protected for up to 40 minutes (sweat and water resistant too!). As always, Green Beaver products are 100% natural, gluten-free, non-nano, biodegradable and lake friendly!

Derma E Antioxidant Natural Sunscreen

With clear, nanoparticle-free Zinc Oxide, this formula provides safe, chemical-free broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection without irritating skin or clogging pores. Fortified with antioxidants Vitamin C and Green Tea -- nutrients that have been shown to offer an additional layer of UV protection. Hypoallergenic, non-irritating, sensitivity tested, fragrance-free, paraben-free, gluten-free, GMO-free and 100% vegan, this formula glides on evenly, absorbs quickly and leaves a sheer, lightweight, non-greasy finish. Great under make-up!

Knowing the ingredients in your sunscreens is important, not only for your family's health, but for the planet's health, too!

Remember, natural sunscreens will help protect your skin, but being sun-wise is key to preventing burns and over-exposure. Limit your time in the sun. Wear a hat and sunglasses to help protect your face and eyes. If you are spending a wonderful summer day outdoors, ensure that there is a shady spot to retreat to for temporary relief from the sun. It can be an umbrella, a shady tree, a tent, canopy, or a nearby building. Enjoy your summer, and stay safe and healthy!




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