CeraVe Sunscreen Broad Spectrum Face Lotion SPF 30 Review
Although you must know that sunscreens are a must for your skincare, sunscreens do not come without disadvantages. Sunscreens, particularly those that contain chemical sunscreens in their formulations, have been heavily criticized for their very high levels of toxicity.
CeraVe Sunscreen Face Lotion Description
CeraVe Sunscreen Broadspectrum Face Lotion SPF 30 claims it can bring you both the health and beauty benefits that a sunscreen can give. Does it do more good than harm?
All CeraVe products are designed with dermatologists. This product, in particular, suits all skin types and is expected to work well and not irritate even the most sensitive skin types. With Titanium Dioxide and Zinc Oxide as its active sunscreen ingredients, you wouldn’t have to worry about getting poisoned by this product.
As with other CeraVe products, CeraVe Sunscreen Broadspectrum Face Lotion SPF 30 comes formulated with ceramides which helps rebuild the skin’s natural protective barriers. Combined with Vitamin C, these ceramides provide optimum protection from the cell damaging free radicals.
Priced at $14.99 to $20 for every 2.5 fl. oz., CeraVe Sunscreen Broadspectrum Face Lotion SPF 30 works well with normal to dry skin types.
This product is made with Titanium Dioxide (3.67%) and Zinc Oxide (3.5%) as its active sunscreen ingredients. It is also infused with the following primary ingredients to improve its protective function:
- Ceramides, helps rebuild your skin’s natural protective barriers which, in turn, shields your skin from environmental stressors and free radical damage. Simultaneously, a stronger barrier leads to a better hydrated skin.
- Niacinamide, improves microcirculation which ensures skin cells are always well nourished to support various cellular repair and regeneration processes. It also acts an an anti-inflammatory which calms and soothes irritated skin.
- Hyaluronic Acid, improves your skin’s capability to capture, hold and lock in moisture
CeraVe Sunscreen Broadspectrum Face Lotion SPF 30 is made with the following ingredients: Titanium Dioxide 3.67%, Zinc Oxide 3.5%,Water, Butyloctyl Salicylate, Cetyl Dimethicone, Dimethicone, Styrene/Acrylates Copolymer, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Arachidyl Alcohol, Arachidyl Glucoside, Trisiloxane, Dimethicone PEG-8 Laurate, Isohexadecane, Butylene Glycol, Polysorbate 60, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Silica, Ceramide 3, Ceramide 6-II, Ceramide 1, Cholesterol, Niacinamide, Phytosphingosine, PEG-100 Stearate, Glyceryl Stearate, Ascorbic Acid, Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Extract, Beeswax, Behenyl Alcohol, Benzyl Alcohol, Stearic Acid, Bisabolol, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Glycerin, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Pantothenic Acid/Yeast Polypeptide, PEG-8, Xanthan Gum, Polyaminopropyl Biguanide, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Potassium Sorbate, Retinyl Palmitate, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Carbomer, Tocopheryl Acetate BHT, Disodium EDTA, Methicone, Methylisothiazolinone, Triethoxycaprylylsilane
Apply the product at least 15 minutes before sun exposure. Reapply every two hours throughout the day. If you sweat heavily of swim, reapply often.
CeraVe Sunscreen Broad spectrum Face Lotion SPF 30 has a lightweight formulation that is water resistant. It is also oil-free which is beneficial for acne-prone skin.
No product drawbacks have been observed.
Skin protection is a primary skincare requirement but one that does not have to come at a premium price.
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