Why do you need sunscreen ?

Why do we apply sunscreen ?

To help protect our skin from invisible ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun, namely UVA and UVB rays. UVC rays are short wavelength and do not reach the earth's surface.


UVB 5-10%

UVB rays make up about 5-10% of the rays that reach us:Affects the skin's outer layer.Are the primary cause of sunburns, skin cancer, premature skin aging, and tanning.

UVA 90-95%

UVA rays constitute approximately 90-95% of the rays that reach the Earth:Are weaker than UVB rays, but penetrate more deeply into the skin's layers.Can contribute to signs of premature aging, such as wrinkles, as well as skin cancer and tanning.