Category Archives: Sunscreens

Government of Canada – Sunscreens

What you will find here: The website outlines the following information regarding sunscreens:  Types, Safety tips, Proper application, Considerations for those with sensitive skin, Storage, Understand sunscreen labels, Adverse reactions/side effects, Additional related resources

Go to: Government of Canada Advisement on Sunscreens


Proper application of sunscreen: How to apply Follow all the instructions on your sunscreen label. Use a broad-spectrum sunscreen with a Sun Protection Factor (SPF) of 30 or higher. Apply sunscreen generously and evenly, at least 15 minutes before you go out in the sun and reapply at least every 2 hours.