Summer 2013 (Vol. 30, No. 2)

Perry Robins, MD

A Message from
the President

In 2011, the FDA issued its long-awaited “Final Rules” for sunscreen labeling, to help consumers identify sunscreens offering high-quality protection from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation. These rules went into effect in December 2012, and this year marks the first summer they are in effect for all major US manufacturers. These guidelines firmly establish what effective, “broad-spectrum” protection means.

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Sun & Skin News: Summer 2013 (Vol. 30, No. 2)