Rich in essential trace elements Zinc is as good for the body as it is for the skin and hair. Its anti-inflammatory properties help soothe the skin and also aid in protecting it against sun damage. Recognised for its immune boosting properties, it can be found in seafoods such as oysters and also in some whole wheat grains. It is said to be helpful in the treatment of many skin conditions such as pimples, acne and eczema to heal and calm. It can be found in many OmVeda products including Natural Sun Protection and Sandalwood Protective Base.