December is here, but that’s no reason to skip out on the sunscreen. Learn how to apply sunscreen this winter, and save yourself from unexpected burns from time spent outdoors. Contrary to popular belief, it is possible to get a sunburn during winter months. In northern states, sunburns are usually caused by sunlight reflecting off snow and ice, which is especially problematic when skiing, hiking, or sledding. And while Miami’s proximity to the equator saves us from snowfall and ice, we also happen to receive more direct sunlight than other states during winter months, making it important to stay proactive in the fight against sun damage. In this article, Dr. Mariano Busso shares a few key tips on how to apply sunscreen for maximum skin protection and sun burn prevention.
From drying gently to brushing properly, the following tips from Dr. Busso are sure to help prevent breakage of hair. Review the tips below, and let us know what you think in the Comments section at the end of this article!