When you have allergic kids, especially ones with ongoing skin conditions like eczema, you tend to become a little paranoid about which products you put on their skin. My son is a true redhead, with beautiful red-gold locks, blue eyes and alabaster skin – skin that burns faster than you can say “SPF 30”! So if we’re playing at the beach or a park on a hot, sunny day, sunscreen is a must.
Meanwhile, new research shows that 3 out of 5 sunscreens are either ineffective or contain hazardous chemicals. This funky widget comes to us courtesy of the Environmental Working Group (EWG) website, and will help you to choose a sunscreen that is effective yet safe for your kids and yourself.