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Do you know an ingredient in sunscreen that someone can be allergic to?

I used Coppertone Sport and I seemed to get an allergic reaction but it can also be the combination of sun. Not sure.

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Asked by MinnieMouse8 at 2:30 AM on Jul. 6, 2009 in Health

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  • Any of the chemicals in sunscreen a person can be allergic too. I would compare the label of the sunscreen you have to a different sunscreen.

    My DSS is allergic to any kind of spray on sunscreen.

    Answer by outstandingLove at 2:43 AM on Jul. 6, 2009

  • I have a friend that is allergic to any kind... only way to know for sure is an allergy test, but there pretty painful...

    Answer by edenmoseley at 3:11 AM on Jul. 6, 2009

  • Copy and paste this link from the skin deep database:

    This product definitely has know allergens that we should all avoid.

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:43 PM on Jul. 6, 2009

  • Look for organic/all natural sun screans :)

    Answer by Autumn22 at 5:30 PM on Jul. 7, 2009

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