Thereís a lot of fun and a lot of science in every Parrot Head sun care product. Hereís whatís inside and what it can do for you:
Aloe Hydrating Complex
What It Does: Our Aloe complex uses aloe veraís proven moisturizing and healing benefits to create products that not only moisturize your skin but also help it to fight the effects of UV exposure from the sun.
How It Works: Aloe complex is made from the 2% of solids found in aloe plants after water is removed. These solids are what gives the aloe vera plant its benefits. Different strengths of Aloe Complex are used in Parrot Head. If a product is listed as containing Aloe Complex 200, that means that it contains 2% of a 10X concentrate of aloe solids. 300 contains 3%, and so on.
What It Does: Olive Squalane is a light emollient that penetrates quickly to help fight dryness and moisturize the skin.
How It Works: Olive Squalane helps enhance the skinís elasticity and moisture retention. It provides relief to dehydrated and sensitive skin, protects against oxidative stress, and helps reduce redness and sunburn.
H20 Melon Skin Aging Defense
What It Does: Helps protect the skin against the daily stresses caused by UVA light.
How It Works: Contains naturally occurring vitamins, carbohydrates and amino acids extracted from watermelon. Watermelon plants have the ability to develop their own defense system against extreme climate conditions to help protect the plantís cellular structures like DNA.
What It Does: Offers long lasting protection by bonding to skin for the most durable water resistance possible.
How It Works: WetSkin Tech is a super water repellent polymer originally developed for surgical use. It has been added to Parrot Head formulations to provide the ultimate in water resistance and long lasting sun protection.
Vitamins A, C & E
What It Does: Helps keep skin firm and resilient.
How It Works: Vitamins A, C & E penetrate the skin to help fight against free radical damage, and also assist in speeding up the skinís renewal process.
What It Does: Is an antioxidant that is non-comedogenic and non-allergenic, which makes it ideal to use on skin around the eyes and mouth.
How It Works: Jojoba oil helps moisturize and soothe, is easily absorbed, and is an ideal natural replacement for mineral oil, which is a petroleum based oil often used in lip balms.
What It Does: Helps moisturize and nourish assisting the regeneration of skin.
How It Works: Avocado Oil is high in sterolins (plant steroids), which help heal the skin from sun damage. It is also an ideal replacement for mineral oil, which is a petroleum based oil often used in lip balms.
Borage, Hemp and Brazil Nut Oils
What It Does: A unique blend of tropical oils that help nourish and moisturize your skin.
How It Works: Borage Oil is the richest source of gamma-linolenic acid. GLA is a fatty acid chain that moisturizes and improves skin quality. Borage oil may help reduce and prevent redness and skin inflammation. Hemp Oil prevents moisture loss on a physiological level. It is high in essential fatty acids which have been proven to play a preventative role in skin aging. Brazil Nut Oil moisturizes and help improve overall skin quality.
Botanical Extracts Calendula, Chamomile, Comfrey and Carrot
What It Does: Helps improve skin tone.
How It Works: Botanical Extracts are enriched with anti-oxidants that nourish the skin naturally.