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Sun Care Terms

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What is "Broad Spectrum"?
This refers to sunscreens that are formulated to contain ingredients that absorb both UVA and UVB rays. Products do not necessarily contain UVB and UVA absorbers unless they are specifically formulated for broad-spectrum protection.

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What are "Chemical Sunscreens"?

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What is "Erythema"?

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What is "Incidental Sun Exposure"?

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What is "Non-Comedogenic"?

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What is "Photoaging"?

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What is "Photosensitivity"?

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What are "Physical Sunscreens"?

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What is "Sunburn"?

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What is "Sun Protection Factor (SPF)"?

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What is a "Sweat Resistant Formula (oil free)"?

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What are "Water Resistant" and "Very Water Resistant"?