SKIN CANCER IS ON THE RISE AND AFFECTS MORE THAN 3.5 MILLION PEOPLE!

SKIN CANCER IS ON THE RISE AND AFFECTS MORE THAN 3.5 MILLION PEOPLE!

Posted By: Aradhna Saxena, M.D. | Published On: Jul 24, 2017 | Skin Care Products

Skin cancer is on the rise and affects

EVERYONE IS AT RISK…

Follow these recommendations from the American Academy of Dermatology to play it safe:

  1. Apply a broad spectrum water resistant sunscreen of an SPF of at least 30 making sure it blocks UVA and UVB rays (the labeling will reflect that)
  2. Apply enough sunscreen to maximize protection – to cover your body at the beach or the pool you need to apply A SHOT GLASS FULL (or 1 oz) – adjust amount if you have more surface area to cover ??
  3. Apply sunscreen on dry skin 15 mins prior to going out into the sun
  4. REAPPLY every 2 hours – yes, EVERY 2 hours
  5. Use sun protective clothing such as wide-brimmed hats and sunglasses, in addition for maximum protection

You can enjoy the summer sun SAFELY by following these recommendations!