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Putting on sunscreen may cause chemicals to seep into your bloodstream after just a day. That doesn’t mean you should stop using it.
A small study found that applying sunscreen regularly for just one day was enough for chemicals from the product to enter the bloodstream.
Here’s why certain sunscreens are so dangerous for coral that Hawaii plans to ban them — and what you should use instead
Hawaii's coral reefs are worth $33.57 billion, according to a study. Hawaiians hope to protect all that value by banning the sale of sunscreens containing the chemicals oxybenzone and octinoxate, which can kill coral.
Hawaii is about to ban some of the most popular sunscreens because they could be killing off coral reefs
Hawaii is about to become the first US state to ban the chemicals oxybenzone and octinoxate in sunscreens, because they can bleach and kill corals and mess with their reproductive abilities.