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Might your sunblock be hurting you?

‘Tis the time for holiday vacations once again!  Before you get packed for your next beach holiday, take some time to find out if your sunblock is good enough to protect you from the sun’s harmful UV rays. 840 more words

Fashion, Style And Beauty

"It seems as if we’ve been made to fear the sun resulting in adults & kids being drenched in a bath of toxic hormone-disrupting chemicals." (http://collective-evolution.com); 6 SCARY SUNSCREEN INGREDIENTS

Oxybenzone This penetration enhancer (i.e., chemical that helps other chemicals penetrate the skin) undergoes a chemical reaction when exposed to UV rays. When oxybenzone is absorbed by your skin, it can cause an eczema-like allergic reaction that can spread beyond the exposed area and last long after you’re out of the sun. 442 more words

6 SCARY SUNSCREEN INGREDIENTS

Sunscreen’s danger to reefs a concern ahead of Ironman | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

KAILUA-KONA >> Environmental groups are warning about the possible harmful effects of certain types of sunscreen on coral reefs ahead of Hawaii’s Ironman competition, which is expected to bring athletes and spectators from all over the world to the Big Island. 205 more words

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My tips on the beach

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Continue on the last blog post, I’d like to share some tips on this matter. 300 more words

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Hidden Pollutant: Sunscreen

Sunscreen is a very helpful lotion, it prevents us from getting burned and decreases our chances of getting skin cancer caused by the sun’s harmful rays. 341 more words

Ocean Pollution

Choosing a Sunscreen

Remember this word, oxybenzone. Now every time you go to pick a sunscreen and it has oxybenzone in its ingredients, don’t even consider it. “But its tear free? 319 more words

What We Can Do To Help

Dying Coral

A little sunscreen made up of the wrong ingredients can go a long way, and it’s not the right way. Many families often buy spray sunscreens for an easier time applying sunscreen at the beach. 475 more words

Ocean Pollution