sunscreen


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Synonyms for sunscreen

a cream spread on the skin

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The new law, which was signed and went into immediate effect in May, nullifies previous regulations that prohibited students from using sunscreen at school unless a physician prescribed it.
Consumers love the gift of customized sunscreen and will recollect you each time they apply their sunscreen.
We want our customers to have the most enjoyable experience when it comes to sunscreen and not feel greasy or weighted after multiple sunscreen applications.
In addition, Yadav recommends you still apply sunscreen to your face, even after using cosmetics and skin serum, to ensure you have protection from UV rays no matter what you're wearing.
If it is necessary to be out in the sun, then use of a sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of at least 15 is a must, even on cloudy days.
Sunscreen provides a barrier that absorbs or reflects UV rays, protecting your skin and also helping to prevent premature aging.
With temperatures in the UAE soaring as high as 50 degrees in summer, many people go shopping for sunscreen with an SPF higher than 15.
Steven Wang, director of dermatologic surgery and dermatology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, and a member of the photobiology committee of the Skin Cancer Foundation, which has corporate sponsors, including sunscreen manufacturers.
Some common sunscreen ingredients to watch out for and avoid include: oxybenzone, which can cause allergic reactions and hormone-like effects; Vitamin A (AKA retinyl palmitate), a skin irritant and possible carcinogen; and fragrances which can contain allergens and chemicals.
With skin cancer being by far the most common form of this terrible disease, it's important that consumers have access to the latest breakthroughs in sunscreen technology," explained Whitfield, who sponsored the House bill.
When the sun is at its strongest, sunscreen is not enough.
According to a survey of 1,000 adults conducted by the Consumer Reports National Research Center, a product's sun protection factor (SPF) was the most important factor in determining what sunscreen to purchase.
The concept of sunscreen was first introduced in 1928.
ISLAMABAD -- Sunscreen not only provides 100 percent protection against sunburn, but also protects a "superhero gene" which fights all three types of skin cancer, Australian researchers have found.