We are pleased to carry select EltaMD products, which will serve as adjuncts to our FaceMD product line. EltaMD has been featured in numerous health & beauty magazines, including Allure, Elle, In Style, and the Oprah Magazine among others. We are now offering two select sunblocks as well as an intense moisturizer for our resurfacing patients.
EltaMD UV Daily Broad-Spectrum SPF 40, Tinted (1.7 oz.)
We chose this tinted daily wear sunblock to help those patients who may need to even out their skin tone. Serious UV protection and superior hydration join forces in this sheer facial sunscreen. EltaMD UV Daily has hyaluronic acid to boost moisture retention and diminish fine lines. This lightweight moisturizer with UV protection can be worn alone or under makeup.
- 0% transparent zinc oxide
- Antioxidants help absorb free radicals
- Hyaluronic Acid increases skin smoothness, softness and decrease wrinkles
- Glides on easily and absorbs quickly into the skin
- UVA/UVB sun protection
- Fragrance-free, paraben-free, sensitivity-free and noncomedogenic
EltaMD UV Aero Broad-Spectrum SPF 45 (6 oz.)
We chose this sunblock with our active patients in mind. Whether you are going for a jog, laying out on the beach, or spending the day at the park, this spray sunscreen will leave you protected without feeling guilty about using all of your facial sunblock. EltaMD UV Aero provides sheer but sure sun protection. This continuous spray sunscreen makes it easy to protect hard-to-reach places. EltaMD UV Aero sprays on white so you can see coverage then dries clear when rubbed in.
- 3% transparent zinc oxide
- Continuous spray convenience
- Water-resistant (80 minutes)
- UVA/UVB sun protection
- Fragrance-free, oil-free, paraben-free, sensitivity-free and noncomedogenic
EltaMD broad-spectrum sunscreens provide safe, broad-spectrum ultraviolet (UV) protection. A broad-spectrum sunscreen helps prevent sunburn and if used as directed with other sun protection measures, decreases the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun. Ultraviolet, or UV rays, are part of the invisible energy that comes from the sun. UVA (aging) rays account for 95% of our sun exposure. They cause skin aging and contribute to skin cancer. UVA rays penetrate deeply into the skin layers, damaging collagen and cells, which leads to wrinkling, hyperpigmentation and loss of elasticity. UVB (burning) rays mostly affect the outer layer of the skin. They cause sunburns and tanning that increase the risk of skin cancer and other disorders. The risk for skin cancer doubles in people who have had five or more sunburns. Skin Cancer Foundation (Nov. 2010)
When wearing EltaMD sunscreens, the UVA and UVB rays reflect and scatter away from your skin, providing you protection from sunburn. EltaMD sunscreens help prevent sunburn and, if used as directed with other sun protection measures, decrease the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun.
All EltaMD sunscreens are formulated with zinc oxide, a natural, mineral compound. Because zinc maintains its protective ability in the sun, it is more photostable than some chemical ingredients that may degrade. Zinc sunscreen blocks the widest spectrum of UVA and UVB rays, protecting skin against burning and the premature appearance of aging and risk of skin cancer. Zinc is safe for even the most sensitive skin types. Zinc oxide is a natural mineral that is safe even on the most sensitive skin, including post-procedure skin and even that of children 6 months or older. Zinc oxide blocks UVB (burning) and UVA (aging) rays that have been linked to photoaging and skin cancer. EltaMD products do not contain oxybenzone or avobenzone.
EltaMD Moisturizer (2.8 oz.)
EltaMD Moisturizer absorbs deeply to soothe red, irritated and flaky skin. It relieves symptoms of eczema and atopic dermatitis and may be used post-procedure.
EltaMD Moisturizer also works well on minor to severe burns, including sunburn.
- Melts on contact and retains 90% of skin’s moisture for at least 12 hours
- Soothes irritation, redness and flaking
- Helps relieve skin problems associated with diabetes, renal disease and medications such as tretinoin