Safest Protective Sunscreens Revealed In New Report

July 2, 2008

The Environmental Working Group, a consumer advocacy group, released a new report, giving information in regards to the safest and most protective sunscreen products on the market...Washington (ChattahBox) – The Environmental Working Group, a consumer advocacy group, released a new report, giving information in regards to the safest and most protective sunscreen products on the market.

The EWG tested out in total, around 1,000 sunscreens, and found that 85% of them did not meet their criteria for being safe enough to use by a consumer.

Those who did not test high included many of the top name-brand sunscreens on the market.

What they also noted, on top of the faults with sunscreen products, are the products which are the safest and most protective out there.

The group also noted that you can protect yourself further by staying out of the sun when it is hottest.

The top 5 sunscreens according to the EWG…

1. Badger (SPF 30)
2. Peter Thomas Roth Titanium Dioxide (SPF 30)
3. Sun Spray Sun Screen Neutral (SPF 40)
4. UV Natural Baby (SPF 30 + Broad Spectrum Sunscreen)
5. Vanicrean Sunscreen Sport (SPF 35)


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