Sunscreen Warnings

Sunscreen Warnings

Reyna Hansen, Staff Writer

Sunscreen ingredients are absorbed into your blood, doctors and public health officials have long recommended that people use sunscreen to protect the sun’s ultraviolet rays. But how safe are the sunscreens that so many people regularly? For many years, the Food and Drug Administration has been investigating the safety of over-the-counter sunscreen products, since people are applying them more frequently, and sunscreen makers are increasingly using stronger ingredients to ensure maximal protection from the sun.