Skincare is important, especially when it comes to the sun's harmful rays, which can cause painful sunburn and increase your risk of wrinkles and more dangerous issues, such as skin cancer. Many moisturizers on the market are natural or organic. A natural skincare product does not consist of man-made ingredients. Organic skincare products, though, are a subset of natural; in addition to being made from natural ingredients, they are made from things raised without artificial pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers.
Aveeno Active Naturals Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer, SPF 30
According to Aveeno, all its products are "ingredients derived from nature and uniquely formulated to reveal skin's natural health and beauty." Using a natural soy complex, this moisturizer evens out skin tone, lessens blemishes, and makes skin soft and supple. Aveeno's products are also hypoallergenic, a bonus for anyone with sensitivity to products found in other moisturizers. Aveeno products can be found in most drug stores.
Avalon Lavender Moisture Plus Lotion with SPF 18
This organic body lotion is made with lavender essential oils for a fragrant and protective moisturizer. Licorice root soothes dryness and redness on skin, while sunflower oil deeply hydrates skin. This product features protection against UVA and UVB rays, as well as protection against free radicals, which are thought to cause some forms of cancer.
Just Naturals Hand Lotion with Sunblock
Made from ingredients like jojoba oil and zinc oxide, this moisturizer protects hands not only from dryness, but from sun damage. Shea and cocoa butter add softness, while the jojoba oil and zinc oxide form an environmental damage barrier. This product is organic, pH balanced and unscented.
Juice Beauty SPF 30 Mineral Light Moisturizer
Appropriate for all skin types, this full-body moisturizer is rich with vitamins such as A, E, B, K and D. In addition, this lotion contains antioxidants from avocado and jojoba oil, which aid in cell regeneration and vitality. Lastly, this organic moisturizer is made with titanium dioxide which, according to Juice Beauty's website, provides "easy spreading without the 'white' look."