Lawsuit Investigation: Sun Bum Products Contain Cancer-Causing Benzene

Last Updated on August 8, 2023

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Case Update

August 8, 2023 – Lawsuit Filed, Dismissed

At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who purchased one of the Sun Bum sunscreen or after-sun care products listed below.
What’s Going On?
Several Sun Bum sunscreen and after-sun care products were found to contain benzene, a chemical known to cause cancer and other health problems. Now, attorneys are looking into whether a class action lawsuit can be filed on behalf of buyers.
Which Products?
Sun Bum Oxy Free Zinc Oxide sunscreen lotion, SPF 50; Sun Bum After-Sun Cool Down Gel; and Sun Bum After-Sun Cool Down Aloe Vera Spray
How Could a Lawsuit Help?
A class action lawsuit could help consumers get back some of the money they spent on the products and potentially force the manufacturer to change how the items are made or advertised.