PABA which is short for Para-aminobenzoic acid, is a chemical found in folic acid. It is an effective sunscreen protecting the skin against harmful ultraviolet rays. PABA is mainly used to treat different skin conditions as skin protection and as a treatment for constipation, headaches, anemia, and rheumatic fever.
Benefits of PABA: PABA is mainly used to protect the skin from ultraviolet rays and to prevent sunburn and make the skin look much younger. Some use PABA to prevent hair loss and darken gray hair. It is also effective for Peyronie's Disease, a skin condition that affects the male reproduction organ. Some women use it to treat infertility.