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Skin Care Library

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Sunscreen Safety: Is SPF Bad for You?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Apr 10, 2024

Is sunscreen bad for me? A dermatologist's perspective on the safety of sunscreens, including a list of potentially harmful ingredients. While some concerns exist, the benefits of using sunscreen to prevent skin cancer and aging outweigh the risks. Consult our list of bad sunscreens to make informed choices.

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Physical Sunscreens vs Chemical Sunscreens

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Feb 02, 2024

Sunscreen is an essential product for protecting your skin from sun damage that can lead to premature aging and skin cancer. But with so many options on the market, it ...

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How To Wash Off Sunscreen

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 13, 2022

Sunscreen, especially mineral sunscreens like zinc oxide, can be hard to remove. Double cleansing is the solution to washing off sunscreen. Micelle waters don't really work well.

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Sunscreen Basics

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 12, 2022

These are the basics that you need to know about sunscreens. You can find a chart that lists UV filters and which ones block UVA and UVB rays. You can also learn our opinions about the best sunscreen ingredients and organic vs chemical.

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