Protecting your skin from the sun’s harmful rays can reduce the chance of sunburn, brown spots (sun spots) and faster skin ageing, whilst helping to protect against skin cancer.
Protection from the sun’s UVA and UVB rays is important all year round, not just in the summer months.
Extended exposure to the suns rays contributes to the ageing of the skin, with visible signs. Photodamage is a result of sun exposure that can cause skin changes such as wrinkles, roughness, and hyperpigmentation.
Characteristics of photodamaged skin include:
Obagi Sunscreens are formulated to prevent sunburn and protect your skin. Guarding against the damaging rays of the sun helps to prevent the visible signs of ageing, such as:
Commonly used ingredients: oxybenzone, avobenzone, octinoxate, octisalate, homosalate and octycrylene
Commonly used ingredients include: titanium dioxide, zinc oxide
Examine the skin head to toe for changes
See a medical professional for a complete skin exam
Alternatively, view our suggested treatments below.