Is Your Sunscreen Safe?

The nice warm weather is here and the sun is shining! As we start to leave our jackets behind and take out our flip flops and hats, we also dig around for the beloved sunscreen. The higher the SPF the better right? We see it being advertised in ads, tv commercials, the internet, so it must be safe. Right? Not quite....

Below are some links to guide you on the right path in choosing proper sunscreen for you and your family.

This link will inform you on the CONS of high SPF

http://www.ewg.org/2013sunscreen/whats-wrong-with-high-spf/

This link provides you with a list of products NOT to use

http://www.ewg.org/2013sunscreen/what-not-to-bring-on-vacation/

Check out this link for safe sunscreens (Please keep in mind some of these brands are American. Also you will find most of these products in stores like Whole Foods, or other organic shops).

http://www.ewg.org/2013sunscreen/best-sunscreens/best-beach-sport-sunscreens/