What’s in Sunscreen? … And other ways to Help Protect your Skin.

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It took just one day of use for several common sunscreen ingredients to enter the bloodstream at levels high enough to trigger a government safety investigation, according to a pilot study conducted by the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, an arm of the US Food and Drug Administration.

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We all know Sunscreen should be used everyday and every season. But are you wearing it the right way? With concerns over the amount of chemicals in some brands, are their alternatives out there that work better without all of the extra ingredients.

CW39 Anchor Sharron Melton talked with Dr. Brooke Goldner about protecting your skin on the outside and what you can put inside your body to protect your skin too!

First, let’s look at how you should and shouldn’t being using your sunscreen.

Next, here are some alternatives that you can add to your daily life to also help protect your skin.

For more great tips on protecting your skin and your immune system, visit Dr. Brooke Goldner on her website at www.GoodbyeLupus.com or on Instagram @goodbyelupus .

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