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    Daily Sunscreen Use
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    David A Colbert, MD posted:
    Now that Spring is officially upon us, it is important to remember to apply a daily sunscreen of at least SPF 30. Daily application of sunscreen is the number one way to prevent premature signs of aging such as fine lines and wrinkles and will protect you from over exposure to harmful, cancer causing, UV rays.
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    Luckbunny; responded:
    Is the protection between 15 spf and 30 sfp very great?
     
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    KatInTheCorner responded:
    YAY! Finally people making enough fuss about wearing sunscreen every day! I'm so sick of the "I'm just getting vitamin D" excuse. Like we're all about to get rickets. I wear SPF 60 every day.

    Luckbunny: SPF 15 blocks 92%, SPF 30 blocks 97%. Make sure you buy broad spectrum, that protects against UVA and UVB rays.
    Proper application is key. The SPF in your make up is not enough. And if you are going to be out more than a couple hours, you need to reapply. =)


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