Your favorite sunscreen may not meet dermatologists’ standards

Landon Tapper sprays sunscreen on his face before a spring training baseball game between the Colorado Rockies and the Seattle Mariners, Thursday, March 24, 2016, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

That sunscreen you love might not be the best. A new study raises concerns about the sunscreens many Americans are using.

Researchers looked at the 65 most popular sunscreens on and found four out of ten don’t live up to the guidelines from the American Academy Of Dermatology.

So what should you look for? Dermatologists recommend the sunscreen must be 30 SPF or higher, have broad spectrum protection against UVA and UVB rays and be water or sweat resistant.

The study says people pay more attention to how the sunscreen feels or smells than whether or not it works well.

Click here to see if your favorite sunscreen makes the grade.

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