Launched in 1990 with the assistance of Canadian dermatologists, the Ombrelle line of sunscreens is dedicated to offering state-of-the-art suncare technology in Canada. Ombrelle’s products are recognized by the Canadian Dermatology Association (CDA). And, Ombrelle is the brand most recommended by healthcare professionals.
For the past 60 years, L’Oréal, the makers of Ombrelle, has invested in UV technology and now holds over 70 patents in this field alone. L’Oreal’s research has focused on various subjects: active ingredients (UV filters), photostability, sun protection factor (SPF), texture to name but a few. With its expertise, Ombrelle offers a line of products recognized to offer broad spectrum protection against both UVA and UVB rays.
Effective UVA and UVB Protection
Ombrelle sunscreen products with Mexoryl XL and/or Mexoryl SX and/or Parsol 1789 and other sunscreen filters provide UVA and UVB photostable protection. The term photostable indicates that a sunscreen’s protection system includes active ingredients that do not lose its effectiveness under sunlight. With its patented filter system, Ombrelle products offer a photostable protection which maintains its effectiveness during sun exposure. And, Ombrelle offers ingredients that complement one another to deliver broad spectrum UVA and UVB protection.
Ombrelle sunscreens are available in a range of formulations including Ombrelle SPF 60 face cream, Ombrelle SPF 60 face stick, Ombrelle SPF 45 body cream. Ombrelle may be purchased at quality pharmacies throughout Canada like Pharmacymix.