Healthline Feature Dr. Green Talking About Mixing Sunscreen Types
A recent study has indicated that if a person mixes mineral and chemical sunscreens together the application may lose some of its benefits, which is a big problem for those who are looking to ensure that they have protection from the sun. Ultimately you should still use sunscreen overall, but it is best to stick to one type of sunscreen when out in the sun, and not change types if possible, to avoid increasing the potential of sun damage.
Healthline have looked further into the issue of mixing different sunscreen types and have talked to Dr. Green to learn more about the potential problem.
Read the article, “Mixing Chemical and Physical Sunscreens Can Make Them Degrade“