Use Earth Friendly Sunscreen this Summer!
Do you ever check what is in your sunscreen? Usually, we just search for the letters ‘SPF’ and the highest number next to it and think, ‘this will do’. However given the research around the ingredients in skin care and sun care products and how they impact our health and the planet, we suggest you choose
That sun is hot. Find a sunscreen that is friendly to you and the earth. the non-profit health advocacy and research organization Environmental Working Group (EWG) implemented an annual sunscreen guide. This organization empowers people to live healthier lives by doing rigorous research around toxic chemicals, harmful substances and pollutants found in consumer products such as cosmetics and skincare.
Check out www.ewg.org/skindeep
The Weekly Green Tip is provided by Michelle Sgarlat.