There was news today that there were new rules for sunscreen in the works. Some of the proposed changes include:
- Companies would test and rank UVA protection, not just UVB
- SPF tops out at 50+.
- Sun protection factor gets a new name
- UVA and UVB get equal billing
- No skin aging or skin cancer claims allowed
Read more about the proposed FDA changes here.
I've recently been wearing sunscreen daily on my face as I have what appears, according to the dermatologist PA, the start of an age spot. I have really nice skin so this was a shock for me. The joys of getting older