Harvard Health Blog
New sunscreen labels offer clearer sunburn, skin cancer information
Posted May 21, 2013, 1:56 pm Howard LeWine, M.D., Chief Medical Editor, Internet Publishing, Harvard Health Publications With the unofficial start of summer just a few days away, many people will soon be stocking up on sunscreen. The products they’ll be seeing in stores look different than they have in the past. That’s because new rules for sunscreen labels are now in effect. The changes are good ones for consumers.