Sunburn Prevention Tips- Know From Dermatologist (Dermatocare)

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin

Last updated: 26/04/16
Sunburn not only leads to discomfort but also skin cancer and pigmentation. So, it is critical to follow these prevention tips before stepping out with confidence on the hottest day:  


Slather a generous amount of sunscreen: 

No matter how much sunscreen you put once you reach in the sun, it will not protect you immediately. So always remember to put the Sunscreen at least 30 minutes before stepping out in the sun. Repeat every hour or earlier if wet. Do not forget to cover your lips, nose and ears.

Cover yourself:

Sunscreen has its limitation of uneven absorption, getting wiped off, or removed by sweating or water. Best is to clad yourself in loose fitting...