It’s plastic free July! In this article we are introducing Bower Collective’s plastic waste calculator. It’s a great tool to figure out how much plastic waste you are generating, maybe even unintentionally, and then to help you change to new, greener habits to contribute to the wellbeing of our beautiful planet. Check it out and see your plastic waste reducing within weeks.
At the Suntribe blog we share our thoughts on the things that matter most to us in life: safe sunscreen, surfing, outdoor living and preservation of the natural environment. Follow our journey through the blog posts below.
Did you every wonder what the difference is between chemical and mineral sunscreens? There are quite a few rumors out there on both. So we thought we’d talk about some facts. We at Suntribe will always pick a mineral sunscreen above a chemical one. Here are a few reasons why!
Did you ever wonder how to best switch to natural beauty products? In this article we tell you why and how you should swop conventional skin care for natural beauty products. The number of harmful chemicals in many cosmetics is alarming! For that reason we have put together a guide, helping you to switch to more natural products step by step.
Suntribe interviews Katrine Roed, one of the early founders of the Nordic Ocean Watch organisation in Norway. We traveled to the small Norwegian town of Hoddevika to meet with the wonderful people of NOW. After our stay with them we never thought about trash the same way, and can’t resist to tell their story to as many as possible.
In this article you will learn about 10 ways to best protect yourself from the sun when doing sports outside. You will get a few handy tips for your next sporty / fun activity during sunshine. Be it for your next football match with friends or a relaxed game of volleyball on the beach – be sure to have a look at this guide to know how you can look out for yourself.
Here you can find a summary of what the term cruelty-free really means what it takes to receive such a certification. We also write about the global differences for the cruelty-free definition and tell you what you need to know about European cosmetic products.
You want to go green this Christmas? We’re sharing tips and ideas how to celebrate Christmas in a planet safe way, and have a great sustainable Christmas with more unique and thoughtful gifts that will actually be used and won’t create unnecessary waste.
In this article we write about how you can best protect your skin from moisture loss in the coldest season of the year, so that you can enjoy every bit of it. Learn about the number one issues for dry skin and what you can do to prevent dry skin. We also write about the importance of SPF during winter and give you tips on how to keep your skin healthy.
In this article we explain everything you need to know about Zinc Oxide in its nano and non nano form and what the benefits of zinc oxide can be. For example Zinc Oxide is great for acne prone and oily skin because of its antibacterial properties!
Suntribe is relaunching its line of mineral sunscreens in a new tube packaging sourced from sustainable sugar cane. In this article we explain how the sugar cane is farmed and what the characteristics of the biomaterial are.
In this guide we present 6 simple steps that can help you to eliminate plastic in your daily beauty routine, presenting safe and sustainable alternatives. Step by step you can establish a completely green beauty routine based on plastic-free toiletries!
Research shows that chemical UV-filters such as Oxybenzone can increase the risk of a birth defect called Hirschsprung’s disease. Read here why it is important to use safe mineral sunscreen during pregnancy.
Did you know properly applied SPF 50 sunscreen blocks 98 percent of UVB rays, while an SPF 30 sunscreen blocks 97 percent of sunburn rays? As it turns out, the difference in protection is only one percent. Crazy, right? In this blog post, we delve into the facts and set the record straight.
We finally caught our brand ambassador Tim Latte for a quick interview between his many trips. Thankfully he still got the time to tell us how on earth he managed to become a Swedish pro surfer. He certainly didn’t practise his turns the way surfers usually do, in the ocean …
Sometimes it can be overwhelming to find information on natural cosmetics. To make life easier for you, we’ve come up with 6 tips on how you can easily make the change to natural cosmetics and learn more about natural skincare.
This blog article is about Surfing in Sweden. We visit two of southern Swedens famous surf spots and try to understand the fascination for this sport in the cold north. Surfing in Sweden is usually a cold and windy endeavour, but for some, it’s an essential part of the northern lifestyle.