Vichy Ideal Soleil Invisible Mist SPF 50 - 150ml - $31.95 - offers quick application with a continuous invisible diffusion and a dry touch powdery finish.
Contains the #1 filter recommended by dermatologists: Mexoryl SX, with Parsol 1789 and octocrylene, a photostabilizer, ensuring broad spectrum protection from UVB rays, short and long UVA rays and its high UVA protection ensures additional skin benefits such as more luminosity, better skin quality, and fewer wrinkles and spots.
Available now at drugstores across Canada.
Of course if not applied properly, even the best protection is not efficient and 7 out of 10 women are not well protected!
You need to apply the right dose - a standard amount is 2mg per cm2 of skin for optimal sun protection - and not forget any areas including: hair line, ears, hollow areas on neck and chest, back of hands and feet, inner knee area and bathing suit lines.
Vichy has developped a unique, practical, efficient and easy application technique that has been validated by Dermatologists:
First measure ½ tsp = 2 ml
Apply - 5 dots on face and 8 dots on chest.
Don’t forget hollow areas: hairline, ears, under the neck and collar bones.
Smooth from the inside towards the outside. Apply rapidly the product on the whole area.
Spread on face: smoothing liftings
Spread on neck and décolleté: with rolling movements.
Now you're ready to take on the sun - just be sure to reapply on a regular basis especially after swimming or excessive perspiration!
- Lisamarie -