Consumer Reports: Sunscreen SPF

YONKERS, N.J. — Consumer Reports tested 20 sprays and lotions that claim to be water resistant and provide “broad spectrum” protection. 18 of the 20 sunscreens Consumer Reports tested came in below the SPF they promise on their packages, although except for two they did provide adequate protection. Tester Jamie Kopf says “We can’t say … Continue reading »

Season for Sunscreen

Medford, Ore. — When Spring starts, doctors say it is time to start thinking about sun protection. Dr. Barbara Sibley with Southern Oregon Pediatrics said it’s important to put sunscreen on your children whenever they are outside during the season. ┬áThat includes the overcast days. She said, “Our goal is that this next generation of … Continue reading »