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What is "SPF" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 26-Mar-2023 (11 months, 1 day ago)
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SPF
(Sun Protection Factor) SPF measures the effectiveness of sunscreen on the body. the test for SPF is done by using a living organism or body to measure the length of time it takes for the skin to redden without coverage or protection.

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