This video discusses the negative health effects of chemical and mineral based sunscreens. These include chemical toxicity and decreased production of Vitamin D. It also gives suggestions on how to reduce sun exposure without the use of dangerous chemical sunscreens.
Synthetic chemicals in everyday skin & hair products may be harmful to your health. Studies have shown that everyday use of make-up can lead to absorption of up to 51/2 pounds of these chemicals per year. Side effects may include skin irritation, premature aging, and cancer.