Tag: broad spectrum

A Sunscreen Cheat Sheet

Dare we dream that warmer weather is just around the corner? If you’re anything like me, you’re ready to say goodbye to the heavy winter gear and break out the light, breezy clothing that signifies that spring has finally fought off winter. As warmer weather beckons, it’s a good time to bring out our sunscreen… Read more »

Sunscreen 101

It’s official – summer is here! And what better time to refresh your memory on how to read sunscreen labels and decipher some of the common terminology found on the packaging. First up, what exactly does SPF mean? SPF= Sun Protection Factor. This rating system, developed in 1962, measures the length of time a sunscreen… Read more »

Anthelios XL SPF 60 Sunscreen Set

Mexoryl SX/XL Sunscreens

Mexoryl SX (ecamsule) and Mexoryl XL sunscreens from the Anthelios line have been some of our most popular sun protection products.  Our customers have often found out about these sun filters from their dermatologists, and after putting them to the test, they’ve discovered what we’ve known for years: that Mexoryl sunscreens provide exceptional protection.  But… Read more »

How To Choose A Sunscreen

Every year (sometimes daily), we field questions regarding sunscreen selection. The topic is confusing and if you throw in manufacturer claims, slick marketing and the massive array of products to choose from, you’ll know why selecting a sunscreen can often be a daunting task. Studies have repeatedly shown that exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet rays… Read more »