Sun Rash

Question

hey
i sometimes get a fine rash on my face, neck,ears and arms after ive been in the sun a while. I use spf and avoid getting sunburnt, but sometimes breakout in a pink rash,i do not know why or how to treat it, aftersun products have only soothe temporarily. Any advice?

Submitted by S Vr on 1 April 2013

Answer

Thanks so much for your question. In your case, it could very well be that you are using a sun block with ingredients that do not agree with your skin. There are some ingredients in over the counter sun blocks that can in fact aggravate the skin. It is not uncommon. It is for this reason that I highly recommend the Heliocare range as I’ve never had a patient react to any of these products.

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