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Physical Sunscreen Absorbs UV

Chemical vs Physical Sunscreen

Physical sunscreen continues to be plugged as the BEST option by many because it ‘apparently’ reflects 100% of UV. Physical, just like Chemical, actually absorbs UV. We know it might be hard to believe, especially when you’ve got dermal therapists and big franchises claiming otherwise just so they can sell you their own in-house products. […]

Chemical vs. Physical Sunscreens: The Science!

Chemical vs Physical Sunscreen - The Science

It’s the time of year when sunscreen becomes a ‘hot’ topic. If you were believe most of the nonsense out there, you’ll probably never use a so called ‘chemical’ sunscreen ever again. There are two common reasons why this might be: You’ve been told or read somewhere that ‘physical’ reflects UV where as chemical absorbs; […]