Choosing the right sunscreen for you
Shield against sun damage with the sunscreen formula that works for you
Marie Claire Contributor / April 11 2016
Sunscreen is an essential step in your skin care routine: it prevents ageing by protecting against wrinkle and pigmentation producing UV rays and stops the development of skin cancers. We’ve compiled this guide to help you find your perfect sunscreen fit, so there’s no excuse for not slathering it on.
Zinc is a “very effective UV blocker and best for smaller body parts likely to get intense levels of UV exposure”, says Craig Sinclair, chair of Cancer Council Australia’s public health committee.
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