Ask for Help with Sunscreen
Have you ever had an itch on your back that you just couldn’t reach? Chances are you have, since most people have areas of their body they can’t reach on their own. This is particularly important to remember when it comes to putting on sunscreen. As your dermatologist can tell you, sunscreen should always be worn when outside, as it can be crucial to preventing long-lasting damage to your skin.
In this video, you will see that people are not as thorough in applying their own sunscreen as they think they are. Always ask for help in applying sunscreen to make sure that all your hard to reach places are being covered.
To learn more about ways to protect yourself from melanoma, carcinoma, or other skin problems, visit a dermatologist at Arlington Dermatology. To make an appointment with one of the best dermatologists in Arlington Heights, call 847-392-5440.