This article originally appeared in MindBodyGreen.com.
Sunscreen, we know, is vital year round. Of course, it does tend to get more attention in the summer, as we all have more outdoor activities and are spending more time in the sunshine. And if you have children, you are likely well versed in slathering up their little bodies with SPF to protect them from sunburns and UV damage.
Because babies' skin can be more sensitive, too, most people find an option that is specifically formulated for children. Not only that, but adult sunscreens tend to come with bells and whistles kids just don't need (glow-inducing tints and fancy, expensive actives come to mind). So here are several safe options for your kids.