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    7 Sunscreens That Actually Work And Won’t Hurt Coral Reefs

    Protect your skin, protect the coral reefs.

    Hawaii made history this week by becoming the first state in the US to propose a ban on the sale of sunscreens that contain the chemicals oxybenzone and octinoxate, which are toxic to the ocean.

    Research has shown that those chemicals break down coral reefs and disturb other marine life, and if the governor signs the bill that just passed the state legislature, the ban will go into effect in 2021. But there are plenty of sunscreens that will still block UV rays without polluting the water. Here are some of the best ones out there:

    1. This mineral sunscreen that's especially good for sensitive skin.

    Get it on Amazon for $8.99.

    2. This baby-friendly sunscreen that'll protect little ones from the sun's rays without any harmful checmicals.

    Get it on Amazon for $11.99.

    3. This brush-on sunscreen, which eliminates those annoying white streaks.

    Get it on Amazon for $32.

    4. This unscented sunscreen that comes in a bottle that turns blue as more UV rays become present.

    Get it on Amazon for $14.23.

    5. This roll-on sunscreen that makes it so much easier to put on you and your kids.

    Get a two-pack on Amazon for $13.98.

    6. This hypoallergenic sunscreen that's also water-resistant, so you can splash around to your heart's content.

    Get it on Amazon for $13.77.

    7. And this sunscreen that's particularly good at protecting your face.

    Get it on Amazon for $14.98.

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