Elta MD UV Defense SPF 45. Lightweight, oil-free formula that spreads easily and evenly across the skin. It blends in quickly with no residue, making it ideal for daily use under makeup or worn alone.
- OILY TO NORMAL
- UVA/UVB sun protection
- Cosmetically elegant formula
- Great for oily or acne-prone skin
- Active Ingredients: 9.0% Zinc oxide, 7.5% Octinoxate
- Zinc Oxide: Natural mineral compound that works as a sunscreen agent by reflecting and scattering UVA and UVB rays
- Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E): Antioxidant that reduces free radicals to help diminish the visible signs of aging Inactive
How to use Elta MD UV Defense SPF 45
- Apply Elta MD UV Defense SPF 45 liberally to face, neck and backs of hands 15 minutes before sun exposure.
- Use a water-resistant sunscreen if swimming or sweating.
- Reapply at least every 2 hours.
- Sun Protection Measures. Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a broad-spectrum SPF of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including:
- Limit time in the sun, especially from l O a.m. – 2 p.m.
- Wear long-sleeve shirts, pants, hats, and sunglasses
- Children under 6 months: Consult your doctor
Ingredients: Purified Water, Isopropyl Palmitate, Octyl Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Polysorbate 60, Oleth-3 Phosphate, Phenoxyethanol, Cetearyl Glucoside, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Polyisobutene, Polyether-1, Butylene Glycol, PEG-7 Trimethylolpropane Coconut Ether, Tocopheryl Acetate, Citric Acid, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane
- EltaMD UV Shield SPF 45 utilizes 9% micronized zinc oxide that is transparent on the skin. This provides broad-spectrum protection from UVA (aging) rays and provides an SPF 45 to protect from UVB (burning) rays.
- EltaMD UV Shield Broad-Spectrum SPF 45 shields your skin from the damaging effects of sun exposure. Featuring micronized zinc oxide, it delivers optimal protection against harmful UVA and UVB rays to keep your skin healthy and radiant. The lightweight formula goes on clear for a smooth and seamless application. May be worn alone or under makeup.
- Developed for oily to normal skin, EltaMD UV Defense can be used in conjunction with photosensitizing medications. It is fragrance-free, oil-free, paraben-free, sensitivity-free, and noncomedogenic.
- The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends this product as an effective broad-spectrum sunscreen. Treat your skin to this sheer, oil-free facial sunscreen. Cosmetically elegant EltaMD UV Shield is recommended for oily to normal skin. It is ideal worn under makeup or alone. UV Shield can be used in conjunction with photosensitizing medications. 9.0% transparent zinc oxide Antioxidant protection combats skin-aging free radicals associated with ultraviolet (UV) and infrared radiation (IR).
- Cosmetically elegant formula Great for oily or acne-prone skin UVA/UVB sun protection Fragrance-free, oil-free, paraben-free, sensitivity-free and noncomedogenic
- Treat your skin to this sheer, oil-free facial sunscreen. Cosmetically elegant EltaMD UV Shield is recommended for oily to normal skin. It is ideal worn under makeup or alone. UV Shield can be used in conjunction with photosensitizing medications.
Face Sun Care: Face Sunscreen
Ideal for these Concerns: Aging Skin, Sunburn, Free Radical Damage
Ideal for these Skin Types: Acne-Prone Skin, Combination Skin, Oily Skin, Normal Skin
Preferences: Non-Comedogenic, Phthalate-Free, Oil-Free, Certified Cruelty-Free, Sulfate-Free, Dermatologist Approved, Paraben-Free, Fragrance-Free
Key Ingredient(s): Zinc Oxide, Vitamin E, Alpha Hydroxy Acids
Application Area: Face, Body
SPF: SPF 30-40