Whether you’re relaxing on a white beach in some tropical clime, experiencing a spot of culture on the continent or just soaking up some British summer sun in your garden, nothing beats getting out and about during the summer. Protecting yourself from the sun’s rays is an absolute necessity however, whether you’re in Sutton or the Seychelles. Not only are UVA and UVB radiation from the sun is the leading cause of skin cancer in the UK, the sun’s rays can also significantly age your skin and cause permanent damage to cells and blood vessels.
Sun block is a must – but what if you don’t want to expose yourself to the chemicals found in commercial sun creams and blocks?
Fortunately for you we’ve curated a list of fantastic organic and homemade herbal creams that can help protect you from the sun’s harmful rays.
Each recipe card gives you precise, easy-to-follow instructions on how to make the creams, ointments and serums that can help protect you from UVA and UVB radiation. We’ll also give you tips on what to do with your leftover herbs and oils, all of which can be used for treating a number of different ailments. In fact, why not get in touch and let us know what you use them for?