FDA says mineral sunscreens are safe, chemical sunscreens need more research

The agency is working on new rules about over-the-counter sunscreens.
0:27 | 02/21/19

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Major crackdown on sun safety the FDA is now proposing new rules for sun screens on store shelves. According to the agency more than a dozen chemicals used in sunscreens need more research needed to provide their safety only two ingredients are being marked a safe zinc oxide. And titanium dioxide. Under the new rules the FDA would also prohibit sun screens with insect repellent in them. Since those aren't generally recognized. As sake.

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