Category Archives: Sunscreen

Update on New FDA Sunscreen Regulations

The new FDA sunscreen labeling regulations have been delayed, and will not begin until December 17, 2012.  Originally slated to start last month, (June 2012) the FDA decided to give sunscreen manufacturers additional time to comply. According to the FDA, … Continue reading

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New FDA Sunscreen Regulations and Benefits of Topical Antioxidants

As you may recall, earlier this year the FDA came out with labeling changes on sunscreens. The final regulation allows sunscreens to be labeled as “Broad Spectrum” if they pass the FDA’s test for protection against Ultraviolet A (UVA) and … Continue reading

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Nanoparticles in Sunscreen

“Nanoparticles in sunscreen may be unsafe, scientists say”…….“Are Nanoparticles In Sunscreen Safe?” Those are just some of the recent headlines regarding nanoparticles in sunscreen. Nanotechnology has been evolving the last few years, and although it offers great promise in the field … Continue reading

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