What Are Sundots?
Just in time for summer! Meet Sundots – the first gummy that is designed to protect you from the sun. Almost sounds too good to be true, right? Well, this gummy featured on Indiegogo was developed by a Harvard trained researcher focused on dermatology.
The gummy itself, is backed by thirty (30) years of sun protection science, making its way to your vitamin cabinet. You see, if you are someone who spends any time outdoors you are constantly exposed to the damaging effects of the sun. Despite the sun feeling great on your skin – especially those in cooler climates, it is not good for us.
And, although we try to be diligent in apply sunscreen, this isn’t always helpful and, in some cases, depending of course on the sunscreen, can be even worse for your skin.
Sun Damage Dangers
Did you know that the sun is the number one cause of skin cancer? And, did you also know that the sun is the leading cause is premature aging skin? Sundots was formulated to protect you when your other methods have failed you.
Some people, and maybe even you, feel that you are careful enough to apply sunscreen before going outdoors. And, that is wonderful however more often than not, sunscreen isn’t applied properly and many times places on your skin are left exposed. In addition, UVA radiation Is the culprit in aging skin and most sunscreens do not protect effectively against this.
Active Ingredient In Sundots
The primary active ingredient found in Sundots is called polypodium leucotoms. It is a fern that is from Ecuador. To formulate Sundots, an extract is derived from this fern which is known for its anti-inflammatory benefits as well as protection from the skin. There are more than a dozen studies does on this primary ingredient and has shown a strengthening in the skin cells to protect against the harmful effects of the sun.
There are more details about this study available on the Indiegogo website. This includes information on both human studies, and the blind studies performed as well. To summarize however, the study found that 76% few new sunburned cells existed in those who took the polypodium product found in Sundots.
What Does The Gummy Taste Like?
The website describes the taste as a delicious tropical citrus flavor and it is made of 100% natural ingredients. Given the word gummy, you can expect this product to be chewy similar to a gummy candy for example.
A complete list of the ingredients used in the formulation are available on the website including their purpose. For example, apple pectin is listed as an ingredient and its purpose is to interact with the sugar to form a gummy like texture.
Overall, this product is interesting to say the least, isn’t it? Having said that however, it has the clinical data to back its promise to the industry, and more importantly you can’t argue a Harvard trained researcher in dermatology credentials, now can you?
This product is scheduled for its first delivery as early as June 2018 – just in time for the summer months! And, if you are interested in getting your hands (and skin) on the Sundots release, there are several ways that you can pledge this project and help it moving forward.
The average cost is $40.00 per month supply, and these costs are reduced if you are placing orders bigger than one container for example. These prices are pre-launch and can change once the product is released to the public.