Category Skincare

Everything you need to know about skincare based on science and personal experience

Octinoxate: Safety, absorption, free radical damage

Octinoxate (ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate or octyl methoxycinnamate) is a chemical commonly used in sunscreen, it’s one of the oldest sunscreen filters and it’s used to block UVB rays. Oxtinoxate’s texture is like a transparent liquid making it perfectly suitable for “light-weight”…