(CANADA) – Thunder Bay is expected to have a very hot and humid July.
It is important to always dress appropriately for the weather and always wear the proper sunscreen.
Health Canada received higher than normal reports of skin reactions to Banana Boat sunscreen products in the last year.
As a result of the reports, Health Canada has tested various sun screen products to see which ones are the safest for your skin.
27 brands were tested from numerous companies. 18 for use on children and 9 for adult use.
All the products listed below were found to have the approriate PH levels to prevent a reaction to the skin.
Skin safe sunscreen products tested by Health Canada:
If you or your family members have sensitive skin it is best to choose a tested product from the chart above. Always use sunscreen to protect yourself against harmful UV rays.
Health Canada will continue to test and assess any new reported sunscreen products.
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