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How do I pick the best sunscreen for a child?

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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
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In brief: UVA & UVB protection

Check out the environmental working group webite, they list the safest sunscreens, but at the top of this list are: adorable baby, aveeno (oatmeal) baby natural, babyganics and badger.

In brief: UVA & UVB protection

Check out the environmental working group webite, they list the safest sunscreens, but at the top of this list are: adorable baby, aveeno (oatmeal) baby natural, babyganics and badger.
Dr. Maritza Baez
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In brief: Look for zinc oxide

The best sunscreens are zinc oxide based.
Zinc oxide reflects the sun and is not abosrbed into the child's skin.

In brief: Look for zinc oxide

The best sunscreens are zinc oxide based.
Zinc oxide reflects the sun and is not abosrbed into the child's skin.
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