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Sun Protection All Year Long!

Posted on February 17th, by ascstaff in Blog. Comments Off on Sun Protection All Year Long!

With spring approaching a little earlier than usual, sun protection has been on my mind and I wanted to share with you an article I have written so you can be informed about protecting your skin safely.

We are so fortunate to have so many outdoor activities available in our area all year long, but before you grab your sunglasses and head outside, don’t forget to protect your skin.

If you go to the drug store or supermarket you need to be prepared to face the wall of sun protection products that are available.  How can you decide which one is best?

The sun gives off two kinds of rays:  UVA and UVB rays.  Dermatologist believe these rays cause wrinkles, tissue damage and skin cancer.  UVB rays affect the top layers of the skin and are responsible for sunburn.  UVA rays affect the … Read More »