Major sunscreen fraud exposed

The owner of a US lab that tested sunscreens sold to Kiwi consumers has pleaded guilty to falsifying results. Test reports from the company, AMA Laboratories, have been used by many manufacturers to justify their sun protection claims, even when our independent testing found the products weren’t up to standard. The fraud went on for…

skiing, beach bumming + organic sunscreen

It’s that time of year again to hit the slopes here in the Southern Hemisphere. Organic and Natural sunscreens vary in organic percentages from 30 -70%. Make sure the brand you buy protects from both UVA / UVB rays and should be free from: Retinyl Palmitate Oxybenzone Benzophenone-3 PABA New Zealand and Australia have the highest levels…