Zinc Oxide gets its name from the mineral it is derived from Zincite. It becomes Zinc Oxide when combined with oxygen. Zinc oxide has many uses in cosmetics, skin care and hair care.
Uses in Skin care and Cosmetics
- Sun Block
- Prevents infections
- Promotes healing
- Treats diaper rashes
- Treats cold sores
- Anti-inflammatory properties
- Treats and protects wounds and ulcers
- Decreases blood pressure
Fun Fact : A deficiency of Zinc in your body can cause abnormalities in smell and taste!