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  • How to Choose the Best Sunscreen

    When it comes to choosing the best sunscreen, our zinc-based, waterless formula provides unbeatable sun protection while caring for your skin with naturally-derived, hypoallergenic ingredients. 
  • Why The Best Sunscreen Doesn't Contain Water

    Our Sunscreen is Not Diluted With Water: Here's Why We have removed water and plastic bottles in favour of packaging just the essential ingredien...
  • My Crowdfunding Campaign is Live: Help Nat Move Out of Her Kitchen

    You might have heard through the grapevine that we have  launched our first ever Crowdfunding campaign with PledgeMe! Read on to find out how you can take part.

  • Zinc Sunscreens: How They Work and Why To Use Them

    There are so many types of sunscreen available that choosing one can be seriously confusing. Zinc-based sunscreens have gained significant popularity in recent years. In this blog post, we'll explore how zinc sunscreens work, their advantages over other types, and why you should use them.
  • 4 reasons why people avoid wearing sunscreen

    We dive into the top four reasons people avoid wearing sunscreen.
  • What is Octocrylene and Why We Avoid It In Our Sunscreen

    Studies have shown that chemical UV filters such as octocrylene have been found in a range of marine species worldwide. Read on to find out why else we avoid using octocrylene in our sunscreens. 
  • How I Went From Making Sunscreen at Home to Starting a Sunscreen Revolution

    Nat's story began in a 40 sqm apartment (and an outfit fit for a scene from Breaking Bad back in 2019 when she started making sunscreen in her kitchen. Fast forward to 2023 and Seasick Sunscreen is NZ's only plastic-free sunscreen made with just 7 naturally-derived ingredients. 
  • Finally, A Zinc Sunscreen That Goes on Clear

    one of the longstanding issues with zinc sunscreens has been their notorious white cast...Whilst this might be fine for cricketers and surfers, not everyone wants the ghost look. That's why we have designed a zinc sunscreen that is uniquely formulated to provide the same level of protection without compromising on aesthetics. 
  • Can You Wear Zinc Sunscreen Under Makeup?

    In this blog post we explore how to choose the right sunscreen for wearing under makeup including a handy video on how to apply our sunscreen before your foundation.
  • Outdoor activities for the kids these school holidays

    As the school holidays approach, if you are a parent you are probably on the lookout for fun and engaging activities to keep the kids entertained. Even in winter, outdoor adventures are a great way to stay active as a family.  In this blog post, we'll explore eight exciting outdoor activities for kids during the school holidays.
  • Plastic Free July: Our Top Picks

    Plastic Free July is a great way to inspire people to make simple swaps to more sustainable products. However just because something is plastic free doesn't necessarily make it more sustainable and a better option for the planet.  We have put together a list of our favourite plastic-free products that truly are more sustainable.
  • Why Even Sunscreen Users Get Burned on Ski Trips

    Having just spent a week snowboarding and seeing some of the worst sunburn I have ever witnessed in my life, I thought it would be a good time to share some tips about sun safety for the snow including explaining why even sunscreen users get burnt on ski trips.