Sunscreens Winners According To Consumer Reports

Just in time for the warm weather here in Sacramento, a list of the best sunscreens has hit the web. They range in price from $8-$36 bottle. says that Consumer Reports released their list of the best sunscreens¬†and of the 58 brands tested, “20 of them tested at less than half of the SPF listed on their label.” So be careful when you chose a sunscreen as the number on the bottle isn’t always accurate.

According to their report, here are the 5 best sunscreens:

“La Roche-Posay, Anthelios SPF 60 -$36

Equate Sport Lotion SPF 50, $5

Pure, Sun Defense Disney Frozen Lotion SPF 50, $6

Coppertone, WaterBabies Lotion SPF 50, $12

Equate, Ultra Protection Lotion SPF 50, $8”

The article says that if you can’t find one of the sunscreens listed above, “Consumer Reports recommends using a sunscreen with an SPF of at least 40. It should also contain ingredients like avobenzone rather than “natural” ingredients.”

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