The sun is indispensable to life on Earth, supporting the growth of plants, regulating climate, and providing energy. For humans, it is a crucial source of vitamin D, vital for overall health and well-being. Without the sun, life as we know it would cease to exist.

The "Sunshine Vitamin": Vitamin D

Vitamin D, often called the "sunshine vitamin," is synthesized by our skin when exposed to sunlight. This essential nutrient is critical for maintaining bone health, supporting the immune system, and regulating mood. Without sufficient vitamin D, we risk developing health issues such as osteoporosis, weakened immunity, and even depression.

Natural Source of Vitamin D

During the summer months, the abundance of sunlight provides an excellent opportunity to naturally boost our vitamin D levels.

Sun Exposure: The Natural Way to Boost Vitamin D

Direct sunlight is the most effective way to get vitamin D. Spending about 10 to 30 minutes in the sun several times a week can help maintain adequate vitamin D levels. Factors such as skin type, location, and the time of day can affect how much vitamin D your skin produces. Generally, fair-skinned individuals need less time in the sun than those with darker skin.

Safe Sun Practices

Understanding when it is safe to be in the sun without sunscreen and when to avoid it is crucial for maximizing vitamin D production while protecting your skin from damage.

Safe Sun Exposure

Early morning and late afternoon are the best times to enjoy the sun without sunscreen for short periods. During these times, the UV index is typically lower, reducing the risk of sunburn and long-term skin damage.

Avoid Peak Sun Hours

The sun's rays are strongest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., and the risk of skin damage is highest. During these hours, it is advisable to seek shade, wear protective clothing, and apply sunscreen to exposed skin.

ISUN Summer Soothers: Natural Relief for Your Skin

If you’re feeling the pain of early sunburn, the itch of seasonal allergies, or looking for products that deeply nourish your skin, ISUN offers a range of natural skincare products designed to calm, nourish, and repair.

Soothing Relief Balm Face & Body Moisturizer

An all-in-one solution for dry and irritated skin. Whether you're seeking a hydrating night balm, a replenishing mask, or a comforting moisturizer, this hard-working multitasker is formulated to address all your needs. Infused with organic coconut oil for deep moisturising properties and cucumber distillate for a soothing touch, our balm is perfect for calming irritation and reducing redness.

Soothing Sapphire Face & Body Mist

A perfect solution for sensitive skin, which boasts an aloe vera gel base enriched with the rejuvenating power of hyaluronic acid and green tea extract. These dynamic ingredients work harmoniously to repair your skin's natural barrier and provide soothing relief from irritation.

Golden Sun Body Oil

The rich blend of nourishing oils in this golden elixir is designed to deeply moisturize and rejuvenate skin, leaving it feeling supple and radiant. Jojoba oil, known for its emollient properties, combines with seabuckthorn oil, which is packed with antioxidants and essential fatty acids to create a nourishing body oil that leaves the skin feeling silky-smooth.

Golden Balm Face & Body Moisturizer

The rich blend of nourishing ingredients in Golden Balm leaves the skin feeling soft, smooth, and radiant. This versatile balm is perfect for use all over the body, including the face.

Golden Lip Balm

Buriti fruit oil, rich in vitamin A and omegas combines with rosehip oil, a potent antioxidant to nourish and hydrate dry lips. Twenty-six nutrient-dense, herbs and berries are infused in a luscious balm that melts upon contact, creating a smooth, protective layer that seals in moisture.

Antioxidant Sun Butter Face & Body Moisturizer

Antioxidant Sun Butter with non-nano zinc oxide is a natural and effective way to protect your skin from harmful environmental stressors. This unique formula combines the power of fruit oils and antioxidants. 

Embrace Natural Skincare with ISUN

Embrace the power of the sun safely and incorporate natural skincare products from ISUN to nourish and protect your skin. Our organic skincare line ensures that your skin remains healthy, vibrant, and resilient, even during the sunniest months. Discover the benefits of natural skincare and let your skin thrive naturally.

10 juli, 2024 — Tracey Drabloes