• AAD Urges Caution and More Research Following Sunscreen Ingredients Absorption Study

    26 days ago - By Surgical Aesthetics Magazine

    A follow-up study published on January 21 in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that some active sunscreen ingredients were absorbed into the bloodstream at levels exceeding the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's threshold for waiving additional safety tests.
    This study, titled ‘Effect of Sunscreen Application on Plasma Concentration of Sunscreen Active Ingredients,' tested six sunscreen ingredients-avobenzone, oxybenzone, octocrylene, homosalate, octisalate and octinoxate-in four different formulations after a single, full-body application to analyze the ingredients'...
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