The largest organ of the body is the skin, totaling approximately 20 square feet. The skin protects us from external elements, helps the body maintain homeostasis, and acts as a barrier for the sensations of touch, temperature. Skin characteristics are genetic and can be influenced by hormone fluctuation.
The FDA is currently reviewing a number of ingredients found in sunscreen for GRASE ( generally recognized as safe and effective). While the active ingredients used in sunscreens have been around since the 1970s, there’s insufficient information available to determine the health and safety hazards of certain chemicals on the skin.
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Sunscreen is a topical form of medication used in skincare to protect the skin from overexposure to the sun. Sunscreen can applied to the skin in numerous ways. This includes but is not limited to; lotions, serums, sprays, gels, foams, and sticks.