By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness
June 8, 2018
- Don’t let sunburn ruin your summer fun
- The trouble with most sunscreens
- Always do this before applying sun blockers
It’s that time of year again… hot, sunny days that beg for an outdoor barbecue, picnic or a day at the pool or beach.
These are all great summer activities. But the fun can disappear pretty quickly if you wake up the next morning with a blistering sunburn.
Red, peeling and raw skin isn’t just painful. It’s also an indication that the DNA in your skin cells has been damaged. When this type of damage occurs, it causes DNA mutations that increase your chances of skin cancer.
This makes it very important to choose the right sunscreen and apply it every hour or two throughout the day.
But is all sunscreen safe? Continue reading