SPF: How to choose the sunscreen that's right for you.

SPF: How to Choose the Sunscreen That’s Right For You. (Video)

SPF: How to Choose the Sunscreen That’s Right For You. (Video)

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June 5 2015 8:45 AM

The ABCs of SPF

How to choose the sunscreen that’s right for you.  

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The joys of summer are simple and plentiful: flip-flops, iced coffee, 9 p.m. sunsets, campfires, lakes, oceans, pools, and ice cream. Don’t ruin these simple pleasures by spending a day in the sun without sunscreen. Burns are not only painful, they increase your risks for skin cancers. The short video above gives you the rundown on the sunscreen that will allow you to safely play from sunup to sundown.

Rachel Stewart is an editor who lives in Philadelphia. Check out her work here.