avobenzone


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avobenzone

 [av″o-ben´zōn]
a sunscreen that absorbs light in the UVA range.

avobenzone

/av·o·ben·zone/ (av″o-ben´zōn) a sunscreen that absorbs light in the UVA range.

avobenzone

[av′o-ben′zōn]
a sunscreen that absorbs light in the UVA range.
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This is the approach that Herbert Laboratories took in the 1980s to get Avobenzone approved and also, more recently, L'Oreal to approve Ecamsule in the US.
Look for the words "broad spectrum" and ingredients such as avobenzone, oxybenzone, zinc oxide, and/or titanium oxide.
Look for some combination of these ingredients: avobenzone, ecamsule, oxybenzone, titanium dioxide and zinc oxide.
Some of the best choices are those sunscreens that employ either zinc oxide or avobenzone, both which have been shown to block the most damaging ultraviolet rays effectively without the need for other potentially troublesome additives.
If your skin is sensitive, zinc oxide or titanium dioxide are natural minerals with stellar UVA coverage; otherwise, you may want the longer-lasting protection of chemical-based SPF with UVA-blocking avobenzone or octocrylene.
Currently, only zinc oxide and avobenzone are approved by the U.
Products that combine these mineral agents with multiple chemical blockers such as ecam-sule, avobenzone, and cinoxate are particularly effective and cosmetically acceptable.
Unless the product contains Avobenzone (also called Parsol 1789) or Mexoryl SX (or Tinosorb outside the U.
According to company officials, all of the reformulated products deliver superior protection without relying on chemicals such as avobenzone, oxybenzone and paraben preservatives that are typically found in sunscreens.
The lotion contains avobenzone, highly effective in blocking the UVA rays that penetrate deeper into the skin and cause premature aging and wrinkling.
Merle Norman Dual Spectrum contains avobenzone, highly effective in blocking the UVA rays that penetrate deeper into the skin and cause premature aging and wrinkling.
This product line features the Cell-Ox Shield: a combination of two sun filters, avobenzone (3%) and octocrylene (5%), plus an antioxidant complex to protect skin from environmental damage and a photostabilizing booster for longer-lasting sun protection.