Still a contentious issue in South Africa – particularly in the ethnic market – products claiming lightening or skin whitening benefits are not permitted by the Department of Health and are heavily regulated by the Cosmetics, Toiletry and Fragrance Association of South Africa.
Everysun has taken a step forward with a new look and formulations. Improvements include a range of convenient features from a spray pump to easy-to-hold bottle shapes, and lotion cap for ease-of-use.
eco.kid hypo-allergenic body products are formulated with ingredients which match the oils and amino acids found naturally in the skin.
The range includes TLC hypoallergenic wash, which is a ‘no tears’ hair and body wash for ultra-sensitive skin, Call me Bubbles hypo-allergenic bubble bath and Potion Lotion hypo-allergenic body lotion.
At in-cosmetics 2013, Dow Corning announced the launch of two new skin care programmes for sun protection and skin brightening. Both new programmes have been developed to give customers the high-performance silicone ingredients they require to meet growing consumer demand for improved anti-ageing beauty care products.
When protecting themselves from the sun, South Africans must not only pay attention to which type of sunscreen they use but also to how much they apply and how often.