Zinc Oxide Dimethicone

  • Zinc oxide has broad-spectrum UV attenuation properties due to its light absorbing and reflecting capabilities.
  •  recommended for daily care and children's products due to its healing properties.
  • Compared to titanium dioxide, zinc oxide provides additional UVA protection without the potentially harmful effects.
  • The micronized grade zinc oxide in sunumbra® has a hydrophobic coating of a silicone derivative called dimethicone giving it  water resistance.
  • It is fully compliant with current USP requirements.
  • Zinc oxide is known for its skin compatibility since it is used as a skin protectant.
  • It has anti-microbial properties and is non toxic.