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Why do I need Sunscreen in winter ?

Our blog explains the importance of sun protection all year round, not just in the summer months.

Winter Sun Protection
Now that the weather has started to cool down, many people will start to to miss out a crucial step in their skincare routine, sun protection! We all know the importance of protecting our skin during the summer or when we’re visiting warmer climates, but why is it important even in winter?

Why Is SPF Important?
Even when the sky is grey and cloudy UVA and UVB rays can still penetrate the skin. Did you know that up to 80% of UV radiation can penetrate through clouds and cause harm to your skin. Just a few minutes of daily exposure can cause significant damage throughout the years! Wearing sunscreen daily is proven to slow down the skin’s ageing process by 24%.

How Can You Protect Yourself?
Luckily, ZO® has an easy way for you to incorporate sun protection into your winter sun routine. The Oclipse® Sunscreen + Primer has SPF 30 and protects against UVA and UVB rays, as well as HEV light. It also doubles up as a makeup primer with a universal tint to match all skin tones.


To discover the other products in our ZO sun protection range book in with our nurses to find out how we can protect your skin .

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