Understanding SPF Protection
SPF stands for sun protection factor, and it denotes the amount of protection an SPF product provides against the sun’s ultraviolet radiation. Generally speaking, SPF products come in a range of 15 to 50+, with the higher numbers representing more protection. The American Academy of Dermatology recommends broad-spectrum SPF products with an SPF of at least 30. Broad-spectrum SPF products protect skin from both types of ultraviolet rays: UVA and UVB.
A Scalp Protection Primer
When it comes to scalp protection, there are two primary things to consider: product active ingredients and application. Active ingredients are the chemicals in SPF products that directly aid in protecting skin from the sun’s rays. Common active ingredients to look for include avobenzone, an oil-soluble and totally organic compound, and the smaller, more water-resistant octisalate, octocrylene, and homosalate. These actives, in combination, provide broad-spectrum protection.
Also pay close attention to the product application instructions. The best results come from applying the product generously to skin and scalp, and then allowing at least 15 minutes for it to properly adhere and become effective. And don’t forget to reapply every two hours, or immediately after swimming or sweating.
ZenonLife Scalp & Hair Sunscreen: Serious Protection with Style
ZenonLife Scalp & Hair Sunscreen SPF 40 Protect, Style & Volumize takes scalp protection to a whole new level. Not only is it enriched with vitamins, minerals, and nutrients to nourish and protect hair and scalp, it’s also infused with powerful actives for maximum protection. Plus, the special formula helps add voluminous body to hair, giving you an on-point look even when enjoying outdoor activities.
Stay Protected While Looking Stylish
No matter what summer activities you have planned, from swimming and hiking to simply hanging out in the sun, it’s essential that you protect your scalp with a high-quality SPF product. When choosing a product, be sure to consider active ingredients, application, and special benefits like hair styling. ZenonLife Scalp & Hair Sunscreen SPF 40 Protect, Style & Volumize provides the best of all worlds, allowing you to stay protected while looking stylish.