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Which is a good sunblock for my 1 yr old and what SPF# should I use????

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MommyOfJayden23

Asked by MommyOfJayden23 at 11:38 PM on Jun. 7, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • ive used a few different kinds. the one i have right now is aveeno. i think its SPF 50 but either way, all the ones that i use are for babys. it says baby on it. ive got the cream one for his body, and then a stick one for his face so that it doesnt run in his eyes. we were out in the sun swimming for like 4 days straight last weekend and had no problem with it! he didnt get sunburned at all.
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 11:40 PM on Jun. 7, 2010

  • I say spf 50. I usually use banana boat or johnson and johnsons
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:42 PM on Jun. 7, 2010

  • Continued.............. What's the difference between the SPF NUMBERS?

    MommyOfJayden23

    Answer by MommyOfJayden23 at 11:49 PM on Jun. 7, 2010

  • the best sunscreen you can get is one you make yourself by mixing a tube of zinc oxide with any moisturizer. zinc oxide is the best defense against the suns rays however you do not want to block 100% of the suns rays because rays from the sun are absorbed into your skin and warp bad cholesterol which then creates vitamin D. an spf 15 blocks 96% uv rays and spf 30 blocks 98% uv rays. either one is acceptable
    aliishott2

    Answer by aliishott2 at 11:53 PM on Jun. 7, 2010

  • Anything with zinc oxide. You can learn more here: http://www.ewg.org/ and here: http://www.cosmeticsdatabase.com/

    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:59 AM on Jun. 8, 2010

  • california baby sunscreen is a good one. fewer chemicals in it
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:18 AM on Jun. 8, 2010

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