Obviously this is the FDA's accepted UV range coverage for the currently approved sunscreen ingredients in the US. Next year when the "broad spectrum" term becomes standardized I'll be adding a line at the appropriate spot so you can see if that wavelength is covered. (Read more about the...

There are so many companies on Etsy and Artfire right now that are violating FDA regulations by not listing any ingredients for their products. A company needs to list the ingredients for each and every product they sell. If a company lists ingredients such as 'shimmer,' 'pigment,' 'frost,'...

" This year several changes have been made to the FDA's (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) regulations on sunscreen. For instance, sunscreens can now only be marketed as "broad-spectrum" if they ensure protection against both ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation,...

It's made for the whole family and consists of 22 FDA regulated homeopathic formulas and 2 rebuilding vitamin sprays. Sprayology address issues ranging from lack of energy, stress, diet, jet lag, allergies, snoring, mental distractions, menopause symptoms and more. All you do is spray under...

heard the news concerning the FDA's new sunscreen rules. Between UVA, UBA, sunscreen and sunblock, I always get a little confused. So if you're like me, than you're probably puzzled about what these new rules are and what exactly do they mean. To help clarify the new regulations, here's the...

Beginning in 2013, you'll see several changes to sunscreen labels required by the FDA. The FDA will ban companies from claiming that a sunscreen is "waterproof" or "sweat proof." This is simply not possible. You'll now see the term "water resistant." The label also must state how long the...

We all know that sunscreen is an essential part of our skin care regime, but what do you really know about the products you use? The FDA has just announced new guidelines for sunscreen labeling that are designed to give consumers more information about the effectiveness of the sunscreen we...

And another? The proposed rule would limit the maximum SPF value on sunscreen labels to "50 +", because there is not sufficient data to show that products with SPF values higher than 50 provide greater protection for users than products with SPF values of 50. The proposal creates the...

Expiration Dates You may have noticed that while a 1 year expiration time is usually mentioned for sunscreens, products aren't labelled to reflect this. The FDA says: Currently, regulations in 21 CFR 211.137(h) do not require that an expiration date be included in labeling if an OTC drug...

 

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