Spring is finally here, and with summer quickly approaching you’re probably thinking about spending more time outdoors. If you do, it’s crucial that you wear sunscreen at all times, because the sun can not only cause sunburn, it can also contribute to the risk of developing skin cancer, as well as speed up the signs of aging. But how much sunscreen do you really need? Is it sufficient to put some on before you go out, or do you need to reapply it during the day? How high an SPF do you need to be protected? And, is the sunscreen included in many cosmetic and skincare products enough, or do you need to use a separate sunscreen? Read on for the answers to these questions and more.
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It’s spring, and that means not only warmer temperatures but also more time spent outdoors. And with summer quickly approaching, an increasing number of people will be spending more of their time outside and exposed to the sun’s rays. That’s why it’s crucial that you apply sunscreen to all exposed skin every time you head outdoors, even if that’s a habit that’s fallen by the wayside during the winter when you spent much of your time indoors or bundled up head to toe any time you did venture out. Read on to learn more about the importance of sunscreen and how to use it most effectively.