Solar Care with Polypodium leucotomos, Green Tea, Carotenoids, Selenium and Vitamins A, C, D & E. Taking Solar Care before sun exposure can protect skin from the sun, preventing sunburn, and prepare skin for sun tanning.
Polypodium leucotomos is a fern from Central America whose underground rhizomesare used to prevent certain skin problems including sunburn. Taking Polypodium leucotomos extract before sun exposure can reduce reddening of the skin and signs of skin damage.
Green Tea is loaded with nutrients called polyphenols, which have been shown to fight free radicals and that can ease sun damage.
Lycopene from Tomato Extract is a naturally occurring chemical that gives fruits and vegetables a red color. It is one of a number of pigments called carotenoids. Taking lycopene protects against sunburn.
Lutein is one of two major carotenoids found as a color pigment in the human eye. It works as a light filter, protecting the eye tissues from sunlight damage.
Fructooligosaccharides (FOS) have prebiotic effects. FOS serves as a substrate for microflora in the large intestine, increasing the overall gastrointestinal tract health.
Selenium contributes to the maintenance of hair and nails under normal conditions, and to the protection of cells against oxidative damage.
Vitamin A contributes to the maintenance of the skin under normal conditions.
Vitamin C contributes to the normal formation of collagen for the normal functioning of the skin.
Vitamin D contributes to the absorption and normal use of calcium and phosphorus.
Vitamin E contributes to the protection of cells against oxidative damage.