Written By The Clean Beauty Edit Team Beauty - April 09 2019
By now, many of you are aware that chemical sunscreens are a health and environmental hazard. Many traditional sunscreens which you can buy in pharmacies and supermarkets contain chemical substances like Oxybenzone, Benzophenone, Octinoxate, Homosalate and Parabens which can disrupt hormones and the endocrine system. These chemical ingredients, harmful especially at small doses as they mimic our own bodies' hormones, are especially toxic to children, whose systems are rapidly developing.
Read our guide to choosing a toxin-free sunscreen for you are your family, and for tips on how to stay healthy while enjoying the sun.