July 2014

Local travel health specialists urges kids to cover up in the sun following alarming new research.

8 July 2014

Surrey-based travel health specialist, the Robens Vaccination Clinic (Guildford), has today urged parents to cover their children from the sun, after a spot check on sun protection products carried out by the Trading Standards Institute threw up alarming results.

Eight sun cream products marketed at children and babies were screen tested at an independent laboratory - and seven of them failed to provide the protection claimed. Three of the products failed to live up to their UVA star rating, while four others did not live up to the stated Sun Protection Factor (SPF)