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Well, here’s what is NOT to like. Sunscreen formulations range from lotions and sprays to creams. However, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is now warning consumers to stay away from one in particular: sunscreen “pills.” In late May, the FDA posted that it had sent warning letters to four companies that claim their dietary supplements offer protection from sun damage, stating, “There’s no pill or capsule that can replace your sunscreen.” Well-said, for sure.
“There’s no pill or capsule that can replace your sunscreen.” -FDA
A 26-year industry veteran, Joe has taught certified salon operator training for the last 15 years, as well as advocating indoor tanning in many capacities. Joe is a sought-after speaker and presenter at both national & regional trade events, also interacting with the FDA, state & local regulatory agencies. During his most recent tenure with the ITA, he served as director of membership.
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