The 5 S’s of Sun SafetyJune 1, 2021
Let’s face it: Skin cancer and premature aging are very real things, and it’s officially time for you to sun-proof your face. But if you’re not absolutely sure where to start, especially if you feel overwhelmed by all the information on the Internet, read on below to get the low-down on how to protect your skin this summer by adhering to the 5 S’s of sun safety.
Slip— on a shirt that covers your shoulders, or clothing with SPF 50+.
Slop—on broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30 or greater. Re-apply every two
Slap— on a hat. Pro tip: Opt for wide brims for more protection.
Seek— shade, especially during peak sun exposure times. Think: from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Slide— on UV-protective sunglasses to protect the eyes.