BIOTOPIX PHOTO PROTECT - Full Spectrum Protection
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BIOTOPIX® PHOTO PROTECT® is a Novel Concept based on the necessity of using Full-spectrum photoprotection, especially as regards to the damage caused to the skin not only by UVR, but also by visible light and IR radiation.
Following this concept of the investigators responsible of formulating BIOTOPIX® PHOTO PROTECT® products have developed on the same bases two creams which offer strict protection against UVA, UVB, visible light and IR radiation, but also permit DNA repair, this latter being damaged by all these radiations.
BIOTOPIX® PHOTO PROTECT® cream SPF 30
and BIOTOPIX® PHOTO PROTECT® cream SPF 50+ include a combination of five chemical UV filters, and in SPF 50+ the formula is strengthened by the addition of Titanium Dioxide.
Over time, skin ages and loses its youthful appearance. Wrinkles appear around the eyes, fine lines bloom around the lips, and age spots surface on the hands. While some of these factors are natural and unavoidable, many of the visible signs of aging are caused by the sun, and can be avoided.
Actually, external factors that contribute to skin aging include mainly sun exposure and ultra-violet radiation (at 80% of cases).
Photo-aging refers to the changes in the skin that occur after prolonged exposure to outdoor agents, mainly UV irradiation, but also visible light and IR radiation. In ex vivo skin explants exposed to natural midday sunlight, in the presence of a set of filters, the generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) was provoked at 4% by UVB, 46% by UVA and 50% by visible light.
Hence, the latest innovation in sunscreen research is the development of complete spectrum sunscreen ingredients.
UV Protection Properties
The range consists of two products:
Biotopix PHOTO PROTECT® cream SPF 50+: for an integral UVA/UVB protection.
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Full Spectrum Protection
DNA Repair Anti-Aging
INFRARED & VISIBLE LIGHT
Visible light Protection Properties
As a protector against visible light we have incorporated in our formula an original synthetic melanin. This synthetic, fractionated melanin is tailored to absorb in the violet/blue range of 400-500 nm.
Infrared Protection Properties
In BIOTOPIX PHOTO PROTECT® products we have opted for a biotechnical product obtained from the culture of Thermus Thermophilus. TT extract fights IR-induced damage: lessens the inflammatory conditions, improves hydration and maintains dermal architecture in order to limit wrinkle formation.
The extract used in BIOTOPIX PHOTO PROTECT® products is an extract of the leaves of the candle bush which activates the cells self-defense system and thus reduces the extent of DNA damage by:
- Supporting the natural repairing capacity of the cell when necessary.
- Preventing fine lines and wrinkles due to UV exposure with an effect readily perceivable by the end user.
Total Daylight protection.
Effective protection against UVA/UVB.
Strong protection against infrared light and visible light.
Targeted cellular repair through DNA protection.
Available in SPF 30 and SPF 50+
Instructions for use
Smooth into skin in the morning and several times a day to maintain protection, especially before exposure to light.
Tube of 50 g.
Made in Switzerland.