Sun Care

Sunburns can be quite painful and can lead to skin problems later in life. Find tips to protect your child's skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays. We also rank the best sunscreens for kids and identify natural remedies that soothe a sunburn.

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Why Babies Don’t Have Freckles

Learn about why babies don’t have freckles, when they develop, and what they mean for your child’s health and well-being.
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Sunburned Lips: Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention Methods

Sunburned lips can cause pain, blistering, and other uncomfortable side effects. Here’s how to keep your kid’s lips safe during the summer months.
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Powder Sunscreen for Kids: Is It Safe?

Powder sunscreen is non-irritating and easy to use, but safety concerns may outweigh the advantages. Here’s everything you need to know about powder sunscreen.
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The Best Baby Sunscreens

Shield baby's delicate skin from harsh rays with these eight natural sunscreens.
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The Best Sunscreens for Kids

Whether your child is at the beach or in the backyard, sunscreen is a must. Look for one with at least SPF 30 that screens out UVA and UVB rays, like these best-scoring sunscreens approved by the Environmental Working Group and dermatologists.
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Sun Care 101: The Basics of Sun Safety for Kids

Just one blistering sunburn in childhood can double your little one's lifetime risk of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. Young, sensitive skin is especially vulnerable to damaging rays, so protect your child by being sun-care savvy.
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The One Place You’re Forgetting to Apply Sunscreen—But Should, ASAP

If you've been skipping the SPF in this not-so-obvious place, you're not alone.