Unlike commercial sunscreen and cosmetic products that are packed with toxins and chemicals, like parabens, avobenzone, oxybenzone, octocrylene etc. Verelst Pharma tanning-oil is 100% pure Organic, cold pressed and purified by our unique in-house designed filtering process, to remove the tiniest impurities, not to irritate even the most sensitive skin types. No Artificial Fragrance and No Additives or Chemicals.
A blend of three amazing, pure organic cold pressed oils. All three oils have a “Comedogenic Rating” 0 (do not clog pores) and have incredible anti-ageing properties.
Applying this unique combination to your skin before sun exposure reduces the time (even 20 min gives excellent results) to get a deep bronze skin tan. You can use this oil daily on your face to help protect your skin and prevent oxidative damage from free radicals and UV radiation.
Argan oil: Moroccan women have long used argan oil to protect their skin from sun damage, a practice was supported by a 2013 study, Trusted Source. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3723062/ This study found that the antioxidant activity in argan oil helped protect the skin against free radical damage caused by the sun. This prevented burns and hyperpigmentation as a result. Long term, this may even help prevent against the development of skin cancer, including melanoma.
Cactus prickly pear oil: High levels of the amino acid Taurine help to repair and maintain the skin’s barrier function and re-hydrate the surface layers of the skin to refine texture.
Cactus prickly pear oil is packed with antioxidant’s - Vitamin E (150% more than argan oil) and Vitamin K- which soften skin and protect against free radicals, helping to prevent premature ageing and from sun and environmental damage.
Red raspberry oil: According to research red raspberry seed oil can absorb UVB and UVC sun rays. But the oil offers limited protection from UVA and therefore should not be used as a sunscreen for long sun exposure.
It has very high levels of Phytosterols that help to repair skin damaged by environmental factors including sun damage.
Anti-inflammatory due to Its high alpha linolenic acid content, highest in any fruit seed, an essential fatty acid that has regenerative and anti-aging skin benefits.