Because you are “ingesting” for two, you have to watch some of the sun protection products you put on your skin. The following guide will help you find the best safe sunscreen to use during your pregnancy.
By now, we all know that sunscreen is one of the most important weapons in our arsenal to keep skin safe from the sun. However, you may not know that in using it, you are potentially harming one of the most valuable ecosystems on the face of the earth: The coral reefs.
You are probably too young to remember your first encounter with zinc oxide, but your mother (or father) probably used it as a barrier cream for keeping painful diaper rash away from your delicate skin. Likewise, they probably swabbed it on your rosy toddler cheeks to keep you from getting sunburnt during excursions at the beach. In fact, zinc oxide has a long history of being used to protect people from the sun’s rays and other uses.