Joel Schlessinger, MD
Sun Exposure
and Sunburn
Care
Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334...
Melanin, which occurs naturally, is
what gives skin its color. When
skin is exposed to UV rays, the
body produces more mel...
It is a common misconception
that individuals with darker skin
tones are not susceptible to sun
damage however, everyone
n...
Always wear a sun protection
product, especially when you
are exposed to the sun for
extended periods of time. Use
a produ...
Skin that is sunburned
appears pink or red and is
painful. Over-exposure to
the sun can also cause
headache, nausea and ch...
To relieve pain, you may take
anti-inflammatory medications
such as ibuprofen. It is important
to stay hydrated and avoid ...
Before you burn, take
precautions to protect yourself.
To build up your skin’s resistance
to UV damage, take Heliocare
Sun...
The best way to prevent a
sunburn is by using a broad
spectrum sunscreen such as
EltaMD UV Physical Broad
Spectrum SPF 41 ...
If you do burn, use LovelySkin
Aloe Vera Soothing Skin Relief Gel
to replenish the complexion and
FixMySkin Healing Body B...
Dermalogica After Sun Repair
reduces redness, irritation and
pain after too much time in the
sun. This soothing balm also
...
Formulated with natural soothing
cucumber, Peter Thomas Roth
Cucumber Gel Masque is ideal
for calming the complexion after...
Here’s how you can find out
more about Dr. Joel Schlessinger:
- Facebook http://www.facebook.com/drjoelschlessinger
- Twit...
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Joel Schlessinger MD - FAQ After Sun Care

  1. 1. Joel Schlessinger, MD Sun Exposure and Sunburn Care Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  2. 2. Melanin, which occurs naturally, is what gives skin its color. When skin is exposed to UV rays, the body produces more melanin to protect against damage. This production causes skin to darken and turn red. Remember, whether your skin darkens or burns, there is no such thing as a safe tan. Sunburn and Melanin Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  3. 3. It is a common misconception that individuals with darker skin tones are not susceptible to sun damage however, everyone needs to worry about UV damage. Whether your skin tans or burns, both are signs of sun damage. Sunburn and Skin Tone Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  4. 4. Always wear a sun protection product, especially when you are exposed to the sun for extended periods of time. Use a product that has broad spectrum protection and be sure to reapply every couple of hours. Sunburn and Sun Protection Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  5. 5. Skin that is sunburned appears pink or red and is painful. Over-exposure to the sun can also cause headache, nausea and chills. A few days after the sunburn occurs, skin will begin to peel and itch. Symptoms of Sunburn Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  6. 6. To relieve pain, you may take anti-inflammatory medications such as ibuprofen. It is important to stay hydrated and avoid sun exposure immediately following a sunburn. You can also apply topical products that soothe and calm the skin. Treating Sunburn Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  7. 7. Before you burn, take precautions to protect yourself. To build up your skin’s resistance to UV damage, take Heliocare Sun Protection Pills daily. These supplements protect your skin from the inside out to reduce the risk of sun damage. Heliocare Sun Protection Pills Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  8. 8. The best way to prevent a sunburn is by using a broad spectrum sunscreen such as EltaMD UV Physical Broad Spectrum SPF 41 to protect the complexion. Remember to reapply every few hours. EltaMD UV Physical Broad Spectrum SPF 41 Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  9. 9. If you do burn, use LovelySkin Aloe Vera Soothing Skin Relief Gel to replenish the complexion and FixMySkin Healing Body Balm Unscented with 1% Hydrocortisone to heal dry, irritated skin. LovelySkin Aloe Vera Soothing Skin Relief Gel and FixMySkin Balm Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  10. 10. Dermalogica After Sun Repair reduces redness, irritation and pain after too much time in the sun. This soothing balm also helps repair the skin so it heals faster. Dermalogica After Sun Repair Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/After Sun Care for more info or to purchase the product.
  11. 11. Formulated with natural soothing cucumber, Peter Thomas Roth Cucumber Gel Masque is ideal for calming the complexion after sun exposure. This mask hydrates and conditions skin for relief from itching and irritation. Peter Thomas Roth Cucumber Gel Masque Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/AfterSunCare for more info or to purchase the product.
  12. 12. Here’s how you can find out more about Dr. Joel Schlessinger: - Facebook http://www.facebook.com/drjoelschlessinger - Twitter http://www.twitter.com/drschlessinger - Blogs http://drjoelschlessinger.com/ http://drjoelschlessinger.wordpress.com/ Interested in learning more or setting up an appointment? Call 402.334.7546 or visit http://www.LovelySkin.com/AfterSunCare for more info or to purchase the product.

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