Current sunscreen controversies: a critical review

  title={Current sunscreen controversies: a critical review},
  author={M. Burnett and S. Wang},
  • M. Burnett, S. Wang
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Photodermatology
  • Background/purpose: Sunscreens are believed to be a valuable tool in providing photoprotection against the detrimental effects of UV radiation, a known carcinogen. However, a number of controversies have developed regarding their safety and efficacy. This review summarizes the relevant studies surrounding these controversies. 
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