How to read a sunscreen label
Choosing the right sunscreen can help reduce the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun. Learn to read the labels.
SPF – stands for Sun Protection Factor and only measures against protection against UVB rays.UVB rays are the main cause of skin reddening and sunburn.
Broad Spectrum – Provides UVB and UVA protection. UVA rays penetrate the skin more deeply than UVB and are responsible or aging and skin cancer.