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are present all year long. Even on a cloudy day. Even in the shade. They even pass through glass!
80% of UV rays
pass through clouds.
Even in the shade,
to the sun’s rays
can reach 50%.
On average, 85%
of UVA rays pass
and 70% through
Your skin remembers all its sun damage,
which accumulates over time.
Protect your children well.
80% of skin damage occurs
before the age of 18.
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always comes with
UV-induced skin damage
(altered DNA, elasticity loss,
wrinkles and skin cancer).
THE SUN PROTECTION FACTOR
indefinitely, but it has a limit.
It only indicates the level of
protection against UVB
A good sunscreen must also
protect against UVA rays,
which represent 95% of UV rays.
when the sun's rays
A poorly applied sunscreen
can see its SPF decrease
20 minutes before sun
exposure, apply the equivalent
of a golf ball for your body and
of a teaspoon for your face.
This matifying formula is perfect for everyday use.
Suitable for combination and oily skin. Paraben-free.
Ideal for sports. This formula is great for sensitive
areas like lips, ears and around the eyes.
A convenient and economical size for the whole family.
Its ultra-light texture will convince even the sunscreen-resistant types!
Fresh, rapidly absorbed textures that leave no white film.
Water-resistant and paraben-free.
An easy-to-apply and water-resistant texture for kids.
Tested under pediatric control. Paraben-free.
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SPFIt only indicates the protectionlevel against UVB rays, and therefore
the capacity to protect
against sunburn. It does not indicate the
protection against UVA rays, which have
long-term effects on the skin.
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yourself from UVA rays.
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