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For more than 25 years, we have developed wound healing, sunscreens and  skin care products that are widely used and recommended by physicians and other medical professionals in hospitals, burn centers, rehabilitation clinics, and long-term and short-term care centers. EltaMD applies that experience to create innovative products that help restore, protect and maintain healthy skin.



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EltaMD skincare product line includes deep yet gentle cleansers, intense moisturizers and innovative formulas that repair the visible signs of aging.

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EltaMD sunscreens help prevent sunburn and decrease the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun, when used with other sun protection measures. EltaMD sunscreens are formulated with transparent zinc oxide and are noncomedogenic, sensitivity-free, fragrance-free and paraben-free. All EltaMD lotion and cream sunscreens and UV Aero spray sunscreen are now recommended by The Skin Cancer Foundation as effective broad-spectrum sunscreens.

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Vitamin C Revitalizer
Topical application of the anti-oxidant L-Ascorbic Acid (vitamin C) has been shown to have the ability to protect skin from UV ray damage by reducing formation of oxygen free radicals. Used long term, application of L-Ascorbic Acid has been shown to reduce the visible damage caused by sun exposure. Vitamin C applied to skin has also been shown to have a variety of added benefits on a variety of skin problems caused by inflammation such as pigmentation, acne, rosacea and dermatitis.

The use of L-Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) for skin care is not a new concept. There is, however, a technical problem with the inclusion of vitamin C in skin care products. The reason Vitamin C is able to protect against free radical damage is that Vitamin C is an unstable molecule. Because Vitamin C is unstable it is able to quickly neutralize oxygen free radicals before the free radicals can damage the skin. In an attempt to make Vitamin C stable and have a longer shelf life in a skin care,