Dermatologist explains what really happens to your skin when you get a sunburn and how to treat it fast. It’s summer and sunburn season, but…. do you know what happens to your skin when you get a sunburn and to treat it if it if you do? The weather is beautiful, you and your family […]
We are in a long, sunny, and notoriously risky weekend in the U.S.A. It’s famous for barbecues, picnics, and sunburns. This graphic from Dr. Bailey explains the reason for the increased risk – but if you’ve already been burned we have tips on how to start the healing immediately.
Are You Planning to Get a Sunburn This Memorial Day Weekend? Have you in the past? Have your children, friends, or spouse? Memorial Day Weekend is the ‘gateway to sunny fun’ for us all! I always think about having friends over for a BBQ, going for a hike, going to the beach, or an activity that […]
Did you or someone you love get a sunburn this summer? Do you know the impact that sunburn will have on the future of your skin’s health? What exactly is a sunburn? Is there anything you can do to help your skin heal faster if you get a sunburn? Is there any way to reverse some of […]
As a mom I taught my kids to put on sunscreen every morning, 365 days a year. I had my kids in medical school and in my dermatology residency. I was seeing the consequences of sun damaged skin on a daily basis in my training and I vowed to teach my kids good skin care […]
Hello Dr. Bailey, You have the BEST information on your website, and I have learned a lot from your blogs. Thanks so much for writing them! I have recently purchased the Citrix SPF 40 sunscreen. It is the first zinc oxide sunscreen I’ve found that doesn’t turn my face ghost white! I have read […]
Summer draws closer for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, and the days are getting longer. It’s hard to resist the inviting sun, and join friends in some of our favorite outdoor activities such as swimming, picnicking, cycling, hiking, or a marathon run. Although it is healthy to get outside and participate in activities, you […]
A combination of common kitchen ingredients and some TLC will help soothe the pain and discomfort of sore sunburned skin. To help set your treatment goals, you first need to understand WHY sunburned skin is red and tender. A sunburn results from a cascade of inflammation in your skin, all of which was triggered […]