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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunscreen

Sunscreen, also known as sunblock and suntan lotion, is a lotion, spray, gel or other topical ... Sunscreens are commonly rated and labeled with a sun protection factor (SPF) that measures the fraction of sunburn-producing UV rays that ... Other rating systems indicate the degree of protection from non-burning UVA radiation.

www.sun-protection-and-products-guide.com/SPF.html

The Sun-protection factor system measures the length of time a sunscreen will protect your skin from reddening / burning from UVB rays, compared to how long  ...

www.badgerbalm.com/s-30-what-is-spf-sunscreen-sun-protection-factor.aspx

SPF, or Sun Protection Factor,is a measure of how well a sunscreen will protect skin from UVB rays, the kind of radiation that causes sunburn, damages skin, ...

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Read medical definition of Sun protection factor (SPF)

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/306838.php

Mar 11, 2016 ... The rules on the labeling of sun protection lotions sold to consumers mean that all sunscreen products are labeled with a sun protection factor ...

mycpss.com/skin/sunscreens/spf-rating-system

These sunscreen products are rated using the Sun Protection Factor (SPF) system, a numeric scale based upon the degree of protection they offer against the ...

oceanoptics.com/spf-sun-protection-factor-sunscreen

Jun 15, 2016 ... In the past, the sun protection factor was measured in exactly this way: .... again demonstrating the ability of modular spectroscopy systems to ...

health.howstuffworks.com/skin-care/beauty/sun-care/spf.htm

SPF numbers were introduced to measure a sunscreen's effect against UVB rays ... SPF, or sun protection factor, numbers were introduced in 1962 to measure a ...

www.analiticaweb.com.br/newsletter/07/51463-MEDIDAS%20DE%20FPS%20USANDO%20UV-VIS.pdf

designed to absorb or reflect the sun's UV radiation to protect the skin from damage. The rating system for sunscreens specifies a Sun Protection Factor ( SPF) ...