It has not been a terribly cold winter but we have been bundled up and our bodies are not used to the sun. My fourth grader has already started going on end-of-year field trips and I always end up with a horrible sunburn in early spring because I just don't think I need sunscreen yet.
Put sunscreen on your next shopping list so you have it handy when you find yourself outdoors at a soccer, softball or baseball game.
Here are a few more reminders so you enjoy the springtime weather without getting burned:
Remember, even a tan is sun damage.
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