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Can you still use sunscreen that is expired?

we have adults kind and it expired in 2007, but still almost a full bottle and wondered if we could still use it?


Asked by Anonymous at 6:54 PM on May. 21, 2011 in Health

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  • you can... but it just may not be as effective. The chemical bound starts to break down after a period of time, causing a decrease in UV protection.


    Answer by Crafty26 at 7:00 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • You can use it but it won't work. I'd toss it and buy a new tube.

    Answer by meooma at 7:03 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • Now thats too old. Mine expired in 2010, and its okay, but I wouldn't risk using yours.

    Answer by ambr2006 at 7:16 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • It won't hurt you but it won't protect you from the sun either.


    Answer by beeky at 9:52 PM on May. 21, 2011

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