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Introducing

Triple-Spectrum Light Defense

Powerful, weightless sunscreens for every skin tone, type and lifestyle.

THE CHALLENGE

Sunscreen remains skin's most essential product for a healthy + youthful-appearing complexion.

Superior light protection defends skin against the full spectrum of light waves that harm skin and includes advanced antioxidant technologies to further fortify against environmental aggressors.

Next-generation protection should also deliver sheer + lightweight formulations that flatter every skin tone, absorb quickly and layer seamlessly.

 


THE SOLUTION

Triple-Spectrum Light Defense

Powerful, weightless sunscreens for every skin tone, type and lifestyle. Now in mineral Sheer Fluid and smoothing Gel textures.

ZO Triple-Spectrum Protection® technologies help maintain your skin health by defending against UVA + UVB rays, Infared-A rays and HEV blue light, as well as pollution.

GIF of model applying Sheer Fluid SPF 50

   

Sheer Fluid Broad-Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 50

A mineral sheer fluid sunscreen with a natural, bare-face finish for all skin types.

Benefits

  • Provides Triple-Spectrum Protection® against UVA + UVB, HEV (blue) light and IR-A rays.

  • Innovative pigment technology enables 22% zinc oxide to blend sheerly on all skin tones without a cast.

  • Fluid formulation gives ultra lightweight wear + protection

  • Time-released antioxidant complex delivers all-day environmental protection

  • Fragrance-free

Gel Sunscreen Broad-Spectrum SPF 50

A clear and unscented gel sunscreen with a complexion-smoothing finish for all skin types.

Benefits

  • Provides Triple-Spectrum Protection® against UVA + UVB, HEV (blue) light and IR-A rays

  • Clear gel formula blends with all skin tones with a lightly hydrating, complexion-smoothing finish.

  • Exclusive antioxidant + plant stem cell complexes deliver all-day environmental protection while soothing skin

  • Water- and sweat-resistant for up to 40 minutes

  • Fragrance-free

GIF of model applying Gel Sunscreen SPF 50

   

ZO Triple-Spectrum Protection®

There are several types of skin-damaging light: UVA + UVB, High-Energy Visible (HEV) blue light and Infrared-A. Every ZO® sunscreen is engineered with Triple-Spectrum Protection® to defend skin against the full spectrum of harmful light.

Sun Science Visual

Physical Sunscreens

Physical sunscreens sit on top of the skin, creating a physical barrier to reflect the sun's rays. The two physical, or mineral sunscreen filters, are zinc oxide and titanium dioxide.

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Chemical Sunscreens


Chemical sunscreen filters absorb harmful ultra-violet rays released from the sun. These rays are converted into heat and harmlessly released from the body.

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ZO® Sunscreen Guide


Every ZO® sunscreen is comprehensively engineered with Triple-Spectrum Protection against UVA+UVB rays, HEV blue light and Infrared-A rays. Below is a guide to selecting your perfect aesthetic.

Sunscreen comparison chart

    

Sheer Fluid and Gel Sunscreens with swatches on white background

   

Innovative Packaging + Formulations

ZO® is excited to introduce new + innovative packaging concepts to our product range – all carefullly selected to optimize product performance and user experience.

Sheer Fluid Broad-Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 50 has been formulated with an innovative pigment technology that allows 22% zinc oxide to blend sheerly on all skin tones.

The bottle utilizes an internal metalized ball that, when shaken, mixes the formula for its optimal blendability + performance. Remember to shake well before dispensing + apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure.

Gel Sunscreen Broad-Spectrum SPF 50 is a unique clear gel formulation that is optimized within an airless bottle component. This smoothing, gel formulation requires initial pumps to engage the component with the formula before effectively dispensing. Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure.

FAQS

Sheer Fluid SPF 50 is an all-mineral sunscreen with an ultra lightweight fluid consistency.

Gel Sunscreen SPF 50 utilizes chemical sunscreen filters in a complexion-smoothing clear gel formulation.

Sheer Fluid SPF 50 has been formulated with an innovative pigment technology that allows 22% zinc oxide to blend sheerly on all skin tones. The bottle utilizes an internal metalized ball that, when shaken, mixes the formula for its optimal blendability + performance. Shake well before dispensing + apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure.

About a quarter size of Sheer Fluid SPF 50 should thoroughly cover your face and neck.

Gel Sunscreen SPF 50 is optimized within an airless bottle component.  This smoothing gel formulation requires initial pumps to engage the component with the formula before effectively dispensing. Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. 

About 3 pumps of Gel Sunscreen SPF 50 should thoroughly cover your face and neck.

Re-apply sunscreen every 2 hours and more frequently if you're swimming or sweating.

Gel Sunscreen SPF 50 offers 40 minutes of water-resistance and sweat-resistance.

Both sunscreens are nontinted and blend sheerly on all skin tones.

Gel Sunscreen SPF 50 is a clear gel formula and Sheer Fluid SPF 50 is formulated with an innovative pigment technology, which gives the formula a slightly off-white appearance.

Neither sunscreen leaves a white cast.

Both sunscreens are excellent for daily use, boasting light + sheer formulations rich in antioxidants.  However, if you're going to be outdoors sweating or swimming, we recommend Gel Sunscreen SPF 50 as it features up to 40 minutes of water and sweat-resistance.

Mineral or physical sunscreens, such as new Sheer Fluid SPF 50, utilize zinc oxide and/or titanium dioxide, which act as physical barriers to reflect UV rays. 

Chemical sunscreens, such as Gel Sunscreen SPF 50, include effective UVA and UVB filters such as avobenzone, octisalate and octocrylene. They function by absorbing UV rays then converting them to heat to be released harmlessly by the skin.  

All ZO® sunscreens are engineered with Triple-Spectrum Protection® to protect your skin against damaging UV rays, high-energy visible blue light and infrared-A rays.

Triple-Spectrum Protection® is a unique feature of all ZO® sun protection products. All our sunscreens contain ingredients that protect your skin against damage from 3 types of rays:
1. UVA + UVA rays
2. High-Energy Visible (HEV) blue light from the sun + electronics
3. Infrared-A rays

Yes - both sunscreens offer smoothing, complexion-perfecting finishes. 
Sunscreen + Primer SPF 30 has a light tint with a matte finish.  It's excellent if you have oily or shine-prone skin, or you want to neutralize uneven skin tone such as redness.


Gel Sunscreen SPF 50 is clear (nontinted) with light hydration replenishment. It also offers 40 minutes of water and sweat resistance, so it's a great option when you're active outdoors.

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