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EWG 2013 Sunscreens Database
 
 

THINKSPORT KIDS SUNSCREEN, SPF 50
thinksport by think Operations, LLC
OVERALL SCORE
Data: Limited
UVB PROTECTION SPF 50
UVA PROTECTION EXCELLENT
UVA/UVB BALANCE GOOD
SUNSCREEN STABILITY EXCELLENT
HEALTH CONCERN LOW
OTHER CONCERNS-

This product is found in the following categories

Sunscreen UV Absorbance
Absorbance is the capacity of the sunscreen to absorb UV radiation before it reaches your skin.
Sunscreen Ingredients
ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)

20%

Read what's on your label. Other formulations may exist on the market. [See the ingredients used for this report.]
Label directions: Directions: Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure, reapply: *after 80 minutes of swimming or sweating * immediately after towel drying * at least every two hours Sun Protection Measures: Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early aging. To decrease this risk, regulary use a sunscreen with a Broad Spectrum SPF value of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including: *limit time in the sun, especially from 10am to 2pm * wear long-sleeved shirts, pants, hats, and sunglasses
Label warnings: Warning: * For external use only * Do not use on damaged or broken skin * Stop use and ask a doctor if rash occurs * When using this product keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove * Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Protect this product from excessive heat and direct sun.
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About the ratings

EWG provides information on sunscreen products from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings indicate both efficacy and the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other sunscreens. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any.
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Ingredient Hazard Score Concerns
ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)
active ingredient 20%
Data: Fair
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Persistence and bioaccumulation
WATER
Data: Robust
n/a
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL
Data: Limited
Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
SORBITAN STEARATE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
PINUS (PINE) RESIN
Data: Limited
n/a
VEGETABLE GLYCERIN
Data: None
n/a
CETYL DIMETHICONE
Data: Limited
Data gaps
HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL
Data: Limited
Data gaps
MAGNESIUM SULFATE
Data: Fair
n/a
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C)
Data: Fair
n/a
TOCOPHEROL
Data: Fair
Cancer, Contamination concerns ()
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) SEED OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
VACCINIUM MACROCARPON (CRANBERRY) SEED OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
HYALURONIC ACID
Data: Fair
n/a
CARICA PAPAYA FRUIT
Data: Limited
n/a

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