Tag: zinc oxide

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New! Apothekari Shade SPF 30

We are thrilled to offer you a new natural sunscreen from our house brand Apothekari Dermaceuticals: Apothekari Shade SPF 30. Our latest addition to the Apothekari family, Shade SPF is formulated with zinc oxide for broad spectrum protection and contains no chemical sun filters whatsoever. It’s Health Canada approved and delivers a range of features,… Read more »

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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 »

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Are Micronized and Nanoparticles Safe In Your Sunscreen?

If you take an interest in sunscreen science — or if, like me, you’re a bit of a sunscreen fanatic — you’ll know that there’s been some controversy in recent years over the safety of micronized and nanoparticle ingredients in sunscreens. While I’ve written about this topic in the past, it’s one that generates a… Read more »