Month: July 2010


Tinosorb S (Bemotrizinol): A Photostable UVA/UVB Sun Filter

Tinosorb S (also known as bemotrizinol or its chemical name bis-ethylhexyloxyphenol methoxyphenyl triazine ) is a chemical sun filter approved for use in Canada, Australia and the European Union. It is a broad spectrum blocker of both short and long UVA rays as well as UVB rays (covers wavelengths between 280 and 400 nm). Tinosorb… Read more »

Treating Mask Of Pregnancy

Mask of pregnancy, is essentially Melasma that occurs when a woman is pregnant. It is also known as Chloasma. Presenting as a skin discoloration, mask of pregnancy can affect anyone during pregnancy. The discoloration appears as dark, irregular patches on the upper cheek, nose, lips, upper lip, and forehead. The patches often develop gradually over… Read more »