Sunscreen

Your best protection against the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays is to try to limit time in the sun, seek shade, cover up with clothing, wear a hat and sunglasses, and apply sunscreen.

How to choose a sunscreen

Choose a product:

How to use sunscreen

Always test your skin for allergic reactions before using a sunscreen all over your body.

For best results . . .

Are you wearing enough sunscreen?

Most adults need 2 to 3 tablespoons of sunscreen to cover their body and 1 teaspoon of sunscreen to cover their face and neck.

Sunscreen and babies

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This item was last modified on August 27, 2020