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  • What is Hinokitiol and what are its benefits in Dr. ZinX products?
    Hinokitiol, also known as β-thujaplicin, is a potent natural ingredient derived from the wood of trees in the cypress family. It's celebrated for its diverse range of benefits including its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-melanogenic properties. These properties make Hinokitiol an excellent ingredient for targeting inflammatory redness and blemishes seen in conditions like rosacea and acne ​1 ​​2 ​​3 ​​4​.
  • Tell me more about Dr. ZinX's vegan organic sunscreen. Is it hypoallergenic?
    Absolutely! Our vegan organic sunscreen is formulated to be hypoallergenic, making it suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin. Adhering to the strictest regulations, our sunscreen not only protects your skin from harmful UV rays but also nourishes it with natural and organic ingredients. The hypoallergenic formulation ensures a gentle yet effective sun protection experience.
  • Are all Dr. ZinX products vegan and cruelty-free?
    Yes, all Dr. ZinX products are vegan and cruelty-free. We are committed to ethical beauty, ensuring that no animals are harmed in the process of creating our products. Our formulations are also devoid of any animal-derived ingredients.
  • What sets Dr. ZinX's Italian-Australian skincare range apart?
    Dr. ZinX embodies a unique fusion of Italian skincare artistry and Australian organic purity. Our products are formulated with a blend of natural and organic ingredients, reflecting the rich heritage and the pristine essence of both Italian and Australian skincare philosophies. With a special focus on sustainability and ethical sourcing, Dr. ZinX offers a skincare experience that is as enriching as it is responsible.
  • What are the benefits of Zinc in our Mineral Sunscreen?
    Zinc is a natural mineral known for its protective and soothing properties. In our sunscreen, it acts as a physical barrier against the sun's harmful UV rays, providing broad-spectrum protection. Zinc is also known for its skin-healing properties, helping to prevent sunburn and reduce signs of aging.
  • What unique benefits does the combination of Hinokitiol and Zinc offer in our products?
    Hinokitiol, with its skin rejuvenating properties, works in tandem with Zinc's healing abilities. This combination not only protects the skin from harmful UV rays but also aids in repairing and soothing damaged skin. It's particularly beneficial for reducing redness and inflammation, offering a calming effect on the skin. Together, they create a powerful defense against sun damage, premature aging, and skin irritation.
  • Is our Mineral Sunscreen safe for sensitive skin?
    Absolutely! Our sunscreen is specifically formulated for sensitive skin. It's free from harsh chemicals, fragrances, and irritants, reducing the risk of skin reactions. The zinc oxide acts as a soothing agent, making it comfortable for daily use. The natural minerals in our sunscreen, like zinc oxide, are known for their soothing properties, making it ideal for those with sensitive skin or skin conditions like eczema or rosacea.
  • Are our sunscreens reef-safe and why is this important?
    Absolutely! Our sunscreens are reef-safe, as they are free from oxybenzone and octinoxate, which are known to harm coral reefs. By choosing our product, you're not only protecting your skin but also contributing to the preservation of marine ecosystems.
  • Why is our sunscreen considered reef-safe?
    Our sunscreen avoids ingredients like oxybenzone and octinoxate, which are harmful to coral reefs. By choosing our product, you're not only protecting your skin but also contributing to the preservation of marine life.
  • What makes our Mineral Sunscreen a better choice compared to chemical sunscreens?
    Unlike chemical sunscreens that absorb UV rays, our mineral sunscreen sits on top of your skin and reflects the sun's rays. This means it starts protecting immediately upon application, is less likely to cause skin irritation, and offers a more natural approach to sun protection.
  • Is our sunscreen water-resistant and how long does it last?
    Yes, our sunscreen is water-resistant, making it perfect for days at the beach or pool. It maintains its efficacy for up to 40 minutes in water. However, we recommend reapplying it every two hours or immediately after swimming, sweating, or towel drying for continuous protection.
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