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what does this sun screen bottle say? Its in Arabic (I think)

(9 Posts)
CookieDoughKid Sun 25-Jan-15 09:55:38

Bit of an usual request but does anyone know what it says on the front of this bottle?

I'm interested in finding out what the UVA and UVB protection is. Would be a shame to throw it away. Hubby bought it in the Middle East last year.

Many thanks!

MESSING2 Sun 25-Jan-15 10:02:02

That's not Arabic. Hebrew maybe?

AnnaBegins Sun 25-Jan-15 10:07:26

SPF refers to the UVB protection and at 30 I'd expect it to also have UVA protection but don't read Hebrew so can't be sure.

KatyPeary Sun 25-Jan-15 10:53:05

I don't read Hebrew either but if the bottle was opened last year you're best getting rid of it. Sunscreens lose their efficacy once opened. The guidelines are to throw away after a year AFAIK.

CaptainJamesTKirk Sun 25-Jan-15 11:37:21

It's old bin it. It doesn't last forever.

specialsubject Sun 25-Jan-15 11:55:42

that's Hebrew. Did hubby not notice he was in Israel?

I've used last year's suncream and always found it to work fine.

SophieBarringtonWard Sun 25-Jan-15 12:02:33

That's Hebrew!

SavoyCabbage Sun 25-Jan-15 12:04:09

I used seven year old sunscreen on the beach today and I am red where I missed a bit so it definitely worked.

CookieDoughKid Sun 25-Jan-15 13:36:48

Ah, hubby travels a lot so he can't remember really! Hopefully someone here can tell me what it says. So you think after 12months , then bin it?

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