While we should really use sunscreen throughout the year, summer is when we need it the most. The sun’s rays are more direct, and we are more likely to be spending time outside.
Here are some tips for summer sun protection:
Look for a sunscreen with at least 5% zinc oxide for the best protection.
For more information on taking care of your skin, check out a book from one of the SCCLD libraries. Here are a couple of suggestions: