Tag Archives: sun damage

5 Ways to Soothe Sunburn

5 Ways to Soothe Sunburn

Everyone’s been there—splashing in the waves, sand between your toes and, a few hours later, sore, throbbing, crimson-colored skin. Sunburns are the worst! Not only do they cause physical pain and irritation, but the long-term effects can be very dam ...
Watch Out, Sun Worshippers!

Watch Out, Sun Worshippers!

Harmful rays from the sun can damage your skin all year round, and this time of year they can be particularly strong. Plus, sun damage can lead to wrinkles””and who wants those? (Not me!) Ultraviolet (UV) radiation in sunlight affects skin in a ...
Avoiding Sun Damage in the Summer

Avoiding Sun Damage in the Summer

I love being outside in this great weather, but I worry about the sun damaging my skin. How can I protect myself this season? Dr. Linda Miles L. Ac., D.O.M. responds: During the summer months, your skin needs protection from the sun.   Ultraviolet (U ...