As an Esthetician, sunscreen is a daily ingredient in my skin care routine. For daily use, I use a tinted moisturizer that contains SPF as my first step. During other sun yielding moments, including walking around my neighborhood to keep healthy, a good sunscreen is essential.
Even though the prime time for damaging ray’s is between 10am-2pm, you will typically find me in a brimmed hat and layered sunscreen in any bright shielding moment. A general rule of thumb is if the sun ray’s shadow is shorter than you are, seek shade. We all know about the dangers of sun cancer, but also know sun damage is one of the first signs of skin aging [yikes!] Wehether I am heading to unwind on vacay, attending a conference [I just returned from one in the sunny city of Florida] or chasing my niece & nephew in the pool, a great brimmed hat & sunscreen are always on my list. Here are a few I enjoy: