All of us, no matter our complexion type, need to be smarter about following sun safety tips. Your dermatologist will tell you were wearing lots of sunscreens is the best protection against skin cancer.
In recognition of the 33rd summer without FDA sunscreen safety guidelines, the Environmental Working Group has released its annual report on sunscreens, labeling some as “modern day snake oil”. They worry about the effectiveness, never mind the common sense of slathering yourself with potentially hazardous chemicals that break down in sunlight. Is your favorite product on EWG’s list, now’s the time to find out.