Fun in the Sun

EWG Sunscreen 2016

Harvest Market makes it easy for you and your family to stay safe in the sun. The sunscreens we carry rate lowest for toxicity on The Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. This database shows you the latest research on safety for personal care products, breaking it down for you ingredient by ingredient. On the Skin Deep Database, a rating of 0-2 is the lowest toxicity, a rating of 3-6 is moderate, and a rating of 7 or higher is high risk.

EWG Score 1-2 Sunscreen

Score 3-6 EWGScore 7-10 EWGWhen you shop at Harvest Market, you can feel good about applying our sunscreens to yourself and your children. Brands we carry like Badger, Babo Botanicals, dermaE, Devita, Mineral Fusion, and Goddess Garden, all rate a 1, which is the lowest rating a sunscreen can have. Compare this to the leading brands like Copper Tone (ratings of 3’s, 4’s and 5’s), Panama Jack (4-8), Bain de Soleil and Banana Boat (7).

Pictured below is an example of the EWG Sunscreen Guide scorecard, rating one of our highest-ranking products, Badger Kids Broad Spectrum SPF 30, as found on Feel free to ask one of our Staff about which products we suggest, and which ones are best for children. We wish you a fun and safe Summer in the sun!

EWG Guide to Sunscreen