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EWG 2014 Sunscreens Database
 
 

TruKid Sunny Days Daily Sunscreen, SPF 30+
TruKid by Trukid
OVERALL SCORE
Data: Limited
UVB PROTECTION SPF 30+
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: Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Reapply: After 60 minutes of swimming or sweating and Immediately after towel drying. At least every 60 minutes. Sun Protection Measures. Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a broad spectrum SPF of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including: Limit time in the sun especially from 10 am am-2 pm. Wear long-sleeve shirts, pants, hats and sunglasses
Label warnings: For external use only. Do not use on damaged or broken skin. When using this product keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. Stop use and ask a doctor if rash occurs. Keep out of reach of children. If product is swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
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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
Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
SORBITAN STEARATE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
POLYGLYCERYL-4 ISOSTEARATE
Data: None
n/a
HEXYL LAURATE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
CETYL DIMETHICONE
Data: Limited
Data gaps
DIMETHICONE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
CASTOR OIL
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
MAGNESIUM SULFATE
Data: Fair
n/a
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) FRUIT EXTRACT
Data: Fair
n/a
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
VITAMIN E EXTRACT
Data: None
n/a
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) EXTRACT
Data: Limited
n/a
HYALURONIC ACID
Data: Fair
n/a
CITRUS GRANDIS (GRAPEFRUIT) OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
CITRUS TANGERINA (TANGERINE) PEEL OIL
Data: Limited
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
CITRUS ARANTIUM DULCIS OIL
Data: None
n/a
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN
Data: Limited
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
POLYAMINOPROPYL BIGUANIDE
Data: Limited
Use restrictions

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