Category Archives for Ocean Friendly

What Is Biodegradable Sunscreen?

What Is Biodegradable Sunscreen?Protecting your skin from the harmful UV rays is paramount, but have you ever thought of what sunscreen means to the environment? Or did you ever think of replacing your standard product with biodegradable sunscreen? According to research by National Institute of Environmental Health Science, sunscreen causes rapid and complete bleaching of corals […]

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Best Reef Safe Sunscreens, Ocean & Eco Friendly Brands List

Best Reef Safe Sunscreen, Ocean & Eco Friendly BrandsDid you know that Hawaii passed a bill on May 1, 2018 that bans sale of sunscreens with dangerous chemicals to reefs? NOAA states sunscreens that contain oxybenzone and octinoxate are indeed harmful to coral reefs. EHP as well confirms that sunscreen chemicals may be causing coral bleaching.We updated our list of eco friendly sunscreen brands on […]

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What Is Zinc Oxide? What Percentage of Zinc Oxide Should Be In Sunscreen?

What Is Zinc Oxide? What Percentage of Zinc Oxide Should Be In Sunscreen?In an attempt to safeguard marine life and protect coral reefs, many manufacturers of skin care products have started to launch their lines of biodegradable sunscreen. Zinc oxide is one of the main active ingredients in these lotions, and the questions arise spontaneously: […]

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Any Difference Between Baby Sunscreen and Regular Sunscreen?

What is the Difference Between Baby Sunscreen and Regular?Many parents concerned of the effects UV radiations buy both baby sunscreen and regular sunscreen to provide adequate protection to the whole family. But what if you could save some money by investing in just one type of sunscreen? Can adults use baby sunscreen? And what is […]

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