Tag: Anthelios sunscreens

PMLE and Mexoryl Sunscreens

Is Mexoryl SX an effective option for individuals with Polymorphous Light Eruption disease (PMLE)? PMLE is an allergic reaction to UV light that looks and feels like poison ivy. It’s believed to affect between 10 to 20 % of individuals and is most severe during the spring or early summer. Lesions develop within hours of… Read more »

Anthelios Sunscreens: Are You Getting Your Money’s Worth?

Anthelios sunscreens are a top seller at PhaMix and for good reason – they work! What you may not know, however, is that not all Anthelios sunscreens are created the same. Anthelios sunscreens marketed in Canada and Europe contain highly effective UVA/UVB blockers Mexoryl SX and Mexoryl XL. Some of the newer formulations also contain Tinosorb… Read more »