The sun is fierce, so pack sunglasses, sunblock , hats, quick-drying shorts, and long-sleeved shirts along with your bathing suit and rugged sandals.
Therefore, all patients should be cautioned to use sunblock and, whenever possible, to cover exposed skin when they are outdoors.
If you have very frail/light skin, you must use sunblock !
Clinique Sparkle Skin exfoliator before sunbathing ensures my tan lasts and Lancome sunblock gives me both the UVA and UVB protection to tan safely
Use a sunscreen or sunblock with a sun protection factor of at least 15, even on cloudy days.
Bright white zinc oxide, found in surf shops, does not irritate skin and is a very effective sunblock .
The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 51,000 skin cancer cases will be diagnosed this year, so your best bet is to wear sunblock and protective clothing.
Which brings me to my next point: You must use sunblock or sunscreen in order to protect your skin from the sun.
So make sure to take a hat, sunglasses with ultra-violet protection and plenty of sunblock and high-factor suncream.
Wear a sunscreen or sunblock with a minimum SPF 15, says the American Academy of Dermatology.