Synergie UBERZINC (Moisturizer with 21% Zinc Oxide as UVA UVB Shield)


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Apotheca PURE says:

Saw the viral YouTube video "How The Sun Sees You" showing photoaging? Check out the UV Scan images below of UberZinc and its lasting protection. Physical sunscreen (non-chemical) is not absorbed into bloodstream but stays on the skin. Made without nasty chemicals found to be linked to hormone imbalance, only non-toxic ingredients that protects and calms the skin!

Synergie Uberzinc Essential Daily Moisturizer offers broad spectrum sun protection with 21% Zinc Oxide (natural mineral source, micronized, non-nano) in a light natural base with pure green tea extract, a powerful antioxidant. 

An excellent makeup base with anti-inflammatory properties. Suitable for all skin types. May also be used in the evening as a light moisturizer, particularly for irritated, sensitive or acneic skin.

Active Ingredients:

Zinc Oxide 21%

 Zinc oxide is shown to have anti-inflammatory qualities. Known o be non-irritating, it is suitable for extremely sensitive skin and skin following clinical treatment.

It is also indicated for use on acne sufferers as zinc oxide is shown to be non-comedogenic and will not clog pores. 

Green Tea Extract

Known to be a powerful antioxidant that helps with neutralizing free radicals, which are attributed to disease and aging. Certain clinical trial shows that green tea may help to reduce UV-induced sunburn and skin damage.

The Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology (December 31, 2001) stated that the polyphenols, the active ingredients in green tea, "possess antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-carcinogenic properties."

Recent technological breakthroughs have enabled the natural mineral zinc oxide (i.e. traditional thick white Zinc Cream) to be finely ground into tiny particles that are invisible to the naked eye and appear clear when applied to the skin. 
These new sheer Zinc Oxide sunscreens are known as physical sunscreen which physically sits on top of the skin and reflect all UV lights - both UVA and UVB, giving full protection from burning, photo-aging and potential skin cancer. They do not produce a 'white mask effect' on the face.
Compare this to the common chemical-absorbing sunscreens which are absorb into the skin, bloodstream and liver, found in the urine just hours later. Synergie Uberzinc does NOT contain these common sunscreen chemicals (which are to be avoided):
• Octyl methoxycinnamate
• Butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane
• Oxybenzone
• Benzophenone


Listen to Terri explain this essential moisturizer and natural sunscreen (See the texture of the product at 0:50):



Directions for use: Apply daily as a moisturizer following serums and / or Pure-C Crystals. 

Uberzinc is an excellent base for Synergie Minerals foundations.

Reapply following swimming or sporting activities.

May also be used in the evening as a light moisturizer particularly for irritated, sensitive or acneic skin.

Also available is UberZinc Body UV-protective moisturizer for the body and hands.


The Synergie ' Clean Science™ ' Commitment

All Synergie products are 100% Australian and free of:
• Parabens and other potentially harmful preservatives
• Artificial colors
• Petroleum by-products or mineral oil
• SLS (or other Sodium Sulphates)
• PEG or Propylene Glycol

The Synergie Philosophy
Terri Vinson (BSc. ASCC) is a cosmetic scientist who is committed to formulating clinical grade skincare products. She has adapted a ‘CLEAN SCIENCE™’ platform whereby all products that are both scientifically effective and free of questionable ingredients. Terri believes the aesthetics industry demands products that are supported by clinical data, biologically active, non-toxic and cosmetically elegant. Synergie clients can be confident that all products are made with high quality active ingredients and ethical standards. The Synergie range is simple, easy to use and most importantly - it actually works!


Full Ingredients: 

Distilled Water, Zinc Oxide, Capric Caprylic Triglyceride, Glycerin, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter) Fruit, Tocopheryl Acetate, Xanthan gum, Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange) Oil, Camellia Sinensis Leaf (Green Tea) Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Cetearyl Alcohol, Capric Caprylic Triglyceride, Prunus dulcus (Almond) Oil, Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil, Stearic Acid, Ceteareth 20, Carbomer, Simmondsia Chinensis, (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Rosa Mosqueta (Rosehip) Fruit Oil, Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Potassium Sorbate, Chamomilla Recutita Flower Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract.



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