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Chemical-free sunscreen

What is the best chemical-free sunscreen that you've used? How about the best natural bug-repellant?

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Wheepingchree

Asked by Wheepingchree at 5:28 PM on Mar. 9, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • Join the group Green Organic Natural Simple Living
    they can give you cheap and easy recipes for making your own sunscreen and bug-repellent.
    outstandingLove

    Answer by outstandingLove at 5:33 PM on Mar. 9, 2010

  • thanks!!
    Wheepingchree

    Answer by Wheepingchree at 5:35 PM on Mar. 9, 2010

  • Other than shade, I don't know about sunscreen

    As for bug repellent - if you tie a fabric softener sheet to your belt loop it will keep the bugs away.
    PrttyMstng

    Answer by PrttyMstng at 5:04 AM on Mar. 10, 2010

  • There are several out there that you can look into. We have lots of products in our home that are toxin free and safer for us because both of my daughter's have sensitivities. One is sensitive to soaps, shampoos, and laundry care chemicals and the other has eczema. We use Melaleuca's Sun Shadesâ„¢ Sport SPF 45+ Continuous Spray Sunscreen or Melaleuca's Sun Shadesâ„¢ Mineral Plus SPF 30+ Sunscreen. We love them both. Hope that helps.
    drewp12

    Answer by drewp12 at 2:24 PM on Mar. 11, 2010

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