Zinc Oxide is a universal active ingredient that offers several benefits to the skin: Protects Skin from Sun Damage, Helps Treat Acne, Improves Healing of Skin, Controls Excess Oil and Treats Dark Spots.
Learn more about this ingredient:
+ Is it okay to use Zinc Oxide every day?
Yes, it is safe to use zinc oxide every day and it can be reapplied on to skin several times a day if it’s part of a sunscreen formulation. The only exception would be if your skin is allergic to zinc oxide, therefore always test patch a product with zinc oxide on your skin before regular application.
+ Is Zinc Oxide good for Acne?
Zinc Oxide has natural anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties that have been widely utilized for prevention and treatment of acne-prone skin. Zinc Oxide also helps with fading of acne scars.
+ Does Zinc Oxide help brighten and clarify the skin?
Zinc Oxide can prevent the formation of dark spots and help fade existing dark spots due to its UVA/UVB blocking properties. Zinc Oxide can also help clarify skin because it’s naturally antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory, helping control excess sebum production and acne causing bacteria.