Consumer Reports: Your sunscreen may not be doing what it’s supposed to

(NEWS10) – According to a new report released on Tuesday morning, your sunscreen may not be doing what it’s supposed to do.

Consumer reports says they recently tested 65 water-resistant lotions, sprays and sticks with SPF 30 or higher.

Nearly half of the sun screens tested was below their advertised sun protection level.

According to one study two of the sunscreens tested, claiming to be SPF 50, tested at an SPF 8.

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