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Sunscreen is valuable, but different types produce different results

Sunscreen is valuable, but different types produce different results | Longevity science | Scoop.it

Physical or chemical sunscreen... Do you know the difference and the proper application?

 

Many of us find false comfort in high SPFs or do not reapply often enough to protect from free radicals.

 

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Milk thistle compound backed for UV skin protection

Silibinin, a major active compound from milk thistle extract, could help to protect against UV-induced skin cancer, according to new research.

 

A pair of studies demonstrated that silibinin can protect cells from UV damage, as well as remove mutated cells that cause cancer and photo-damage.

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