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Close look on sunburn

Sunburn can develop from unprotected exposure to natural or artificial sources of UV light such as the sun or tanning booths. Even though anyone is at danger, irrespective of the skin color or weather, it is likely to develop among those with fair skin who spend extended hours under the sun. The condition is due […]

Sunburn: How long does it heal?

A sunburn is skin damage due to exposure to ultraviolet light from the sun. The indications of sunburn arise in a couple of hours after being exposed to the sun. Nevertheless, the full effects of skin damage might take full 24 hours to develop. Lasting damage especially increased risk for skin cancer might take years […]

Sunburn care: Treatment options

Sunburn can lead to reddening and sore blisters among those who spend long hours under the sun. Many do not treat their sunburn but this is a mistake. Once sunburn becomes intense or severe enough to require medical care, there are several treatment measures available. Application of a cool compress All you have to do […]

How to prevent sunburn

How to prevent sunburn

Sunburn is used to describe red-colored, swollen and painful skin. This is caused by overexposure to UV (ultraviolet) rays of the sun. Sunburn can range from mild to severe and the extent tends to vary depending on the type of skin and the length of exposure to the sun. Always remember that sunburn is considered […]