The Environmental Working Group (EWG)
recently investigated over 500 sunscreens to find the best working sunblocks that don’t contain harsh chemicals. What they found was quite surprising - the most common brands are the most poorly rated. Many contain chemicals that may be harmful to the skin or don’t provide enough protection against the sun’s harmful rays. Here are the top five, according to the EWG:
Badger SPF 30+ Sunscreen Face Stick, $8.50, Amazon.com
. The most concerning ingredient in this product is zinc oxide, which could be allergenic. It also is one of the most effective sunscreens available and widely used with excellent results. The other concern is olive oil, so you know this is an all-natural product.