The Fight to Save Kahaluʻu Bay

Kahalu'u Bay Hawaii Kahaluʻu Bay, Hawaii Why Mineral-Only Sunscreen Matters Cindi Punihaole grew up on the Kona coast of Hawaiʻi Island. During her youth, Kahaluʻu Bay’s coral reef flourished with bright tropical fish, sea turtles, and luminous underwater worlds—a rich landscape that had sustained

Conservation Art: A New Look for Who We’ve Always Been

A badger sleeps under the moon and stars, snuggled up in a field of lavender. Since our founding in 1995, our commitment to a healthier world has found expression in our beloved artwork. It’s been part of our identity ever since our founder, Bill, released the first Badger Balm and commissioned a local artist to

Sunscreen Safety in the News

It seems like every week there is a story in the news about sunscreen safety. A consistent theme throughout all of this news is the recommendation that consumers look to mineral sunscreens for safe sun protection. Badger makes a full line of mineral sunscreens using zinc oxide as the only active ingredient and we have been watching all of this news very closely. Read on to learn more!

Reef Safe Sunscreens: Is Your Sunscreen Safe For Coral?

reef safe sunscreen badger The topic of reef-friendly or reef-safe sunscreens has been getting a lot of press lately. New science continues to emerge and coral-dependent communities, including Hawaii and Palau, are passing laws banning certain types of sunscreen chemicals. At Badger it’s important