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Broad Spectrum SPF ~65, PFA (PPD) ~ 30 Sunscreen Spray

This sprayable formula for the U.S. market is suitable for beachwear or any outdoor activity and provides superior broad-spectrum protection against both the burning and aging rays of the sun. SolaStay ® S1, an extremely rapid singlet state quenching photostabilizer, helps keeps the formulation from losing effectiveness during sun exposure. In vitro testing suggests SPF ~65 and PFA (PPD) ~30 performance. Critical wavelength = 377 nm.

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PhaseINCI Name [INN/USAN] (Other Information)Trade Name% WtFunction
AOctocrylene [Octocrilene] 2.75UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent
Homosalate [Homosalate] 15.00UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent
Diisobutyl AdipateHALLTRESS® DIBA SPECIAL5.00Sunscreen Solvent
BBenzophenone-3 [Oxybenzone] 6.00UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent
Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane [Avobenzone] 3.00UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent
CTocopheryl Acetate 0.20Antioxidant Agent
Butyloctyl SalicylateHALLBRITE® BHB*5.00Sunscreen Solvent / Emollient
Ethylhexyl MethoxycryleneSolaStay® S1*4.00Photostabilizer
DCarthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf ExtractCoVera SFO0.05Emollient
Alcohol (anhydrous) up to 100Volatile Carrier
Acrylates/Octylacrylamide Copolymer 2.00Film Former / Water Resistance Enhancer


1An explosion-proof environment is required throughout preparation and packaging.
2Add Phase A to a secondary vessel, start center-stir (prop) mixing and heat to 50°C.
3Add Phase B ingredients to Phase A and mix. When homogeneous and clear add Phase C ingredients and start cooling when uniform.
4To the primary vessel add Phase D ingredients, starting mixing before the last ingredient is added.
5When Phase D is clear and homogeneous, with mixing slowly add Phase ABC to it.
6When batch is uniform and clear, perform final quality assurance checks and package product.


Appearance Clear lemon yellow liquid
pH 5.9 - 6.3

*Patented and Patent Pending

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