Our SUN BASE lotion made from non-toxic natural ingredients that improve your skin health and hydration while providing a base layer of protection from the sun.
SAFE FOR OUR ENVIRONMENT ~ OUR OCEANS ~ AND OUR LOVED ONES
Lotion comes in a 4 oz UV filtered and impact resistant RECYCLE jar which can be refilled as needed or a 3 oz amber GLASS jar for the same price. Refills sustainably shipped to your door in certified compostable bags.
You will also receive a travel sized (.5 oz / 15g) biodegradable push-up lip balm. Great to have on hand whenever you need it. *non-comodogenic for your face but you can use on your entire body since a little goes a long way just dab and rub it around where you need it.
LOTION INGREDIENTS USED AND WHY:
Scentcerae® Sun Base lotion is 98% naturally derived and free from allergens, parabens, sulfates, alcohols, silicones, glutens and it is vegan based and environmentally safe. Here is the complete INCI list of ingredients we use to make this:
Water, Glyceryl Stearate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cetyl Alcohol, Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Diheptyl Succinate, Capryloyl Glycine, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil, Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera), Zinc Oxide, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Seed Oil and Powder, Benzyl Alcohol, Salicylic Acid, Glycerin, Sorbic Acid
KEY INGREDIENTS USED AND WHY:
SHEA BUTTER contain natural UV sun protection, packed with vitamins and minerals and anti-inflammatory shea butter is known to nourish skin and moisturize. (SPF 4-6)
SUNFLOWER WAX certified kosher, this natural vegan plant wax thickens while binding the oils and naturally repells water. (SPF 15)
ZINC OXIDE has non-nano zinc particles that won’t penetrate the bloodstream or block pores. It sits gently & delicately on the skin with it's soothing and astringent properties. This natural mineral has broadband UV-A and UV-B protection. (SPF 30+)
SUNFLOWER SEED & RASPBERRY OILS are both high in linoleic acid and non comodogenic so they won't clog pores and are great outdoor oils gentle to face and skin. High in Vitamin E, Raspberry has the high levels of UV-A (8) and UV-B (28-50) blocking properties.
PURE RED RASPBERRY & ALOE VERA made from natural, freeze dried raspberries mixed with aloe vera provide a gorgeous natural scent and color to this formula and conditions the skin.
BROAD SPECTRUM ANTIMICROBIAL PRESERVATIVE ECO Benzyl Alcohol, Salicylic Acid, Glycerin, Sorbic Acid prevent bacteria, mold and fungal growth in the lotion formula and is ECO CERT, COSMOS & Soil Association approved.
The other ingredients listed all have low comodogenic ratings, and all have skin conditioning, emollient properties or used to emulsify this formula.
HOW TO USE:
APPLY EVENLY AS A BASE LAYER PROTECTION FROM SUNLIGHT. BE SURE TO TAKE ALL THE PRECAUTIONS AGAINST SUN EXPOSURE INCLUDING APPLYING PRODUCT AT LEAST 20 MINUTES BEFORE HEADING OUTSIDE, SEEKING SHADE WHENEVER POSSIBLE, AVOIDING THE SUN'S PEAK HOURS (10 AM - 4 PM) AND RE-APPLYING OFTEN ESPECIALLY AFTER SWIMMING OR SWEATING.
PROTECT PRODUCT FROM EXTREME HEAT AND DIRECT SUNLIGHT. IF PRODUCT STARTS TO LIQUIFY IN HEAT DON'T WORRY IT CAN STILL BE USED AND WILL BECOME SOLID AGAIN ONCE CHILLED.
SPF TESTING RESULTS:
Filter efficiency: .42
UVA metrics: PASS (UVA-PF 25.6)
USA Broad Spectrum Rating: PASS
Critical Wavelength: 385
Scentcerae® products are not FDA approved nor are they intended to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose any disease or condition. The ingredients used in this formula have been stability tested for a shelf life of 6 months and beta-testing results that work well as a base layer of protection from direct sunlight. However, the best defense against sun damage is to stay out of the sun especially from 10 am - 4 pm. Make sure to re-apply every few hours, after being in water, and exercise. Before putting anything new on your skin, always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body to make sure there are no allergies to the product.
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY