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Non-Nano Zinc Oxide Sunscreen Recipe

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Looking for a natural and effective sunscreen option? Try this non-nano zinc oxide sunscreen recipe, with all-natural ingredients that provide SPF protection without any chemical additives.

Non-Nano Zinc Oxide Sunscreen Recipe

Non Nano Zinc Oxide Sunscreen Recipe

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Summer is here and it's important to protect our skin from the sun's harmful rays. But with so many chemical-laden sunscreens on the market, it can be hard to find a safe and effective option. That's where non-nano zinc oxide comes in - a natural mineral that provides SPF protection without any added chemicals. This non-nano zinc oxide sunscreen recipe is easy to make at home and can be customized to your own skin type and needs.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cooling time 1 hour
Course Skin Care
Servings 4 ounces

Equipment

  • Double boiler
  • Measuring cups and spoons
  • Whisk
  • Glass container with lid

Ingredients
  

  • 2 tablespoons non-nano zinc oxide powder
  • ¼ cup coconut oil
  • ¼ cup beeswax
  • ¼ cup shea butter
  • 2 tablespoons avocado oil
  • 1 tablespoons vitamin E oil

Instructions
 

  • In a double boiler, melt the coconut oil, beeswax, and shea butter until fully combined.
  • Remove from heat and whisk in the avocado oil and vitamin E oil.
  • Stir in the non-nano zinc oxide powder until completely blended.
  • If desired, add a few drops of your favorite essential oils for scent.
  • Pour the mixture into a glass container with a lid and let it cool and solidify for at least 1 hour before using.

Notes

  • Non-nano zinc oxide is a natural mineral that provides SPF protection without any added chemicals.
  • This recipe can be customized to your own skin type and needs. Feel free to adjust the amount of zinc oxide powder to reach your desired SPF level.
  • This recipe can be used on both face and body.
  • Keep the sunscreen in a cool, dry place and avoid direct sunlight to maintain its effectiveness.
  • If you notice any irritation, discontinue use and seek medical attention.
 

How to Use

 
  1. Apply a small amount to your face and body before sun exposure.
  2. Reapply every 2 hours or immediately after swimming or sweating.
  3. Be sure to avoid contact with the eyes and seek medical attention if contact occurs.
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FAQs:

What is non-nano zinc oxide?

  • Non-nano zinc oxide is a natural mineral that provides SPF protection without any added chemicals.

Why is non-nano zinc oxide better than chemical sunscreens?

  • Non-nano zinc oxide is a natural mineral that provides SPF protection without any added chemicals, making it a safer option for sensitive skin and reducing the risk of harmful chemical reactions.
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How much zinc oxide powder should I use in this recipe?

  • The amount of zinc oxide powder in this recipe will provide an SPF of around 15-20. You can adjust the amount of zinc oxide powder to reach your desired SPF level.

Can I use this sunscreen on my face?

  • Yes, this recipe can be used on both face and body.
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Is this sunscreen suitable for all skin types?

  • This recipe can be customized to your own skin type and needs.

How often should I reapply this sunscreen?

  • Reapply every 2 hours or immediately after swimming or sweating.

Is it necessary to add essential oils to the recipe?

  • No, essential oils are optional and are only added for scent. If you have sensitive skin or allergies, it’s best to avoid using them.