For most of us with illness, if our illness doesn’t make it necessary for us to stay out of the sun, our medications do! Here is a link to the 2009 Suncreen Guide .
They state, “Surprisingly, 3 of 5 brand-name sunscreens either don’t protect skin from sun damage or contain hazardous chemicals — or both. An Environmental Working Group investigation of 1,614 sunscreens rates the season’s best — and worst.”
It’s been 4 weeks ago that I went to the fair – wearing sunscreen – and my forehead is just about done peeling. I think it peeled about 3 layers and had moments of being bright red. (Not nearly as cute at 40 as it was at 16).
Here is a listing of Sun-Sensitive Drugs. Enjoy the hot summer months left, but be careful!