What Protection is Available for the Scalp?
The average consumer is often overlooking scalp protection when it comes to sun safety. However, it is important to understand that the general sunscreen formulated for the body may not be ideal for the scalp. Your scalp may be more sensitive than other parts of your body, so taking the extra precautionary steps is a must. ZenonLife has formulated a sunscreen specifically for the scalp making sure that customers can stay protected while looking stylish. This sunscreen is safe and effective for all skin types and is light and non-greasy for the scalp. The sunscreen goes on light and smooth for easy and efficient application.
What Ingredients are Used in Scalp Sunscreen?
ZenonLife’s Scalp & Hair Sunscreen SPF 40 Protect, Style & Volumize is enriched with amino acids, antioxidants, and nutrients to nourish the hair from root to tip. These ingredients also provide lift and volume for fuller-bodied hair. The sunscreen uses a proprietary technology that lifts and styles the hair and includes special daily UV Actives like homosalate, octocrylene, octisalate, and avobenzone. The ingredients also include a unique blend of collagen and silk amino acids, niacinamide, green tea extract, coffee extract, licorice root extract, microalgae extract, safflower seed oil, and green tea oil to provide a nourishing formula for your scalp and hair.
What Does SPF 40 Offer in Terms of Sun Protection?
SPF, or Sun Protection Factor, is commonly seen on sunscreens. It is important as it determines how much UV rays are blocked off the skin. SPF 40 blocks nearly 97.5% of the sun’s UVB rays, which are those rays that cause sunburn and increase the risk of skin cancer. It should be noted that sunscreen should be reapplied every two hours, especially when going through periods of heavy sweating or swimming.
How to Properly Apply Sunscreen on the Scalp?
Applying sunscreen on the scalp is easy and it should become a regular part of your routines for maximum protection. This includes during summer heat waves as well as during cold weather seasons. When applying sunscreen on the scalp, the ideal time to do so is after washing the hair. First, allow the hair to air dry or blow dry on cool prior to applying the sunscreen. Divide the hair into small sections and apply a dime-sized amount of sunscreen to the scalp, using your fingertips to ensure it is widely distributed. Leave the scalp sunscreen in your hair and enjoy the lightweight, non-greasy feeling and the added protection.
Sun safety is important for everyone. In terms of the scalp and hairline, additional steps are necessary to ensure proper protection. With the right protection, scalp can enjoy the sun without the risk of sunburn or skin cancer. ZenonLife’s Scalp & Hair Sunscreen SPF 40 Protect, Style & Volumize is formulated to help customers stay protected while looking stylish.