Sunday, September 1, 2019

Homemade Sunscreen

The main ingredient to homemade sunscreen is zinc oxide.  Zinc oxide does not get absorbed by the body and it reflects the sun's damaging UVB and UVA rays.

Here are some kid safe recipes:
If making sunscreen is not right for you know the ones to avoid.  The Environmental Working Group provides a list of the worst sunscreens for kids:

https://www.ewg.org/enviroblog/2017/05/14-worst-scoring-sunscreens-babies-and-kids 

 as well as the best ones:

https://www.ewg.org/sunscreen/best-kids-sunscreens/

Let me know if you have any advice for sunscreen. 

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