In United States and other parts of the world, summer is blooming in the full swing. May is considered the best time to get that sexy tan; you might have been dreaming about all the winter long. Yet, May increases the risk of skin cancer, as the overexposure to harmful UVA and UVB rays activate the carcinogens. In U.S, May is marked as the “National Awareness Month for Skin Cancer & Prevention”. According to HealthFinder; skin cancer can be prevented by using sun protection balm, skin care cosmetics, UV Protection contact lenses & shades etc.
If you are about to leave for the beach; go on- but don’t forget to first check on the following preventive measures
Slather Sun Screen Every Day
Irrespective of what weather you are in; you must not forget applying sun protection balm before leaving home. A sun screen with SPF 30 that read “Broad Spectrum” is effective enough to provide protection against both UVA and UVB rays. According to WEBMD, sun protection balms prevent against premature ageing, tanning, wrinkles formation and dull brittle skin. It should be applied 30 minutes before going under the sun and should be re-applied every 2 hours.
Skin Care Cosmetics
Use those skin care cosmetics that are enriched with SPF factor. Skin79 BB creams and BB pacts are packed with UV interception qualities. Whilst you are out; dabbing a puff of your favorite Skin79 BB pact from time to time will help keeping your skin luminous, bright & flawless. Skin care cosmetics with SPF factor prevents photo ageing that is caused by over exposure to sun rays hence reduces wrinkle formation & lack-lustrous skin layer that might take a long stay on your face otherwise.
UV Protection Contact Lenses
Scorching sun rays are harmful to eyes. In severe cases; people often notice discharge accompanied by burning sensation, inflammation & redness. Several bacterial infections and viruses get active as the summer hits. To prevent eyes from the sun damage, always wear contact lenses that provide UV protection. Geolica Eyevelyn contact lenses have special coating that keep your eyes prevented from the burning rays of sun.
Other than taking care of your face and body using cosmetics & UV protection contact lenses you must not forget the importance of wide & loose cloths, shades and hats as they shield the skin from direct sunlight.