What is it?

Octocrylene is a synthetic organic compound that is used as a broad-spectrum UV absorber in sunscreens and other skincare products. It is effective at absorbing both UVA and UVB rays, and its also photostable, meaning it does not break down in sunlight.


- Sun Protection

- Broad-Spectrum (protection against UVA & UVB)

Potential Octocrylene Products:


Moisturizer with SPF

Lip Balm with SPF

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the ingredient work?

Octocrylene works by absorbing UV radiation and converting into heat. This heat is then dissipated into the skin, where it is harmless.

Is the ingredient safe for my skin?

Octocrylene is generally safe, but can cause irritation to some peoples skin.

Are there any side effects?

Some people may experience skin irritation, eye irritation, and can stain clothes

Is this ingredient derived naturally or chemically?

Octocrylene is a synthetic organic compound, meaning that it is chemically derived.

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