ecolani-spf-15-sunscreen.jpg The usage of sunscreens made of nanoparticle-sized titanium dioxide and zinc oxide, has numerous health problems. The sunscreens using micronized titanium dioxide or particles in size higher than 1-micron (1 micron=1,000 nanometers) are safe. Some of the safe sunscreens are reviewed here

Sunscreens which use micronized particles reviewed

a. EcoLani SPF 15 only contains titanium dioxide and is priced at $15 for a 4 oz. bottle
b. Baby Avalon Natural Mineral Sunscreen SPF 18 is priced at $9.95 for a 3.5 oz. bottle
c. Alba Botanica Chemical-Free Sunscreen SPF 18 contains only titanium dioxide and is priced at $8.95 for a 4 oz. bottle.
d. Dr. Hauschka's sunscreen cream for children and sensitive skin SPF 22 is priced at $26.95 for a 3.4 oz. bottle.