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Can Carrots Really Protect Your Skin From Sun Damage?

Carrots – the new natural sunscreen? There’s been quite some hype lately about carrot oil being the new alternative for sunscreen. The Internet is filled with so-called “natural sunscreens” DIYs and the all-star ingredient is carrot oil. Could this be true? Does carrot oil protect the skin from sun damage? The Scientific Truth Carrot oil manufacturers mention on their labels that their products have protective factors between 25 and 50. But reality is that although there are a few plants that can provide some sort of protection against UV light, the carrot is not one of them. Moreover, no natural substance owns this role 100%. The