The Broadview

Sun poses threat to health: sunscreen application is important to avoid negative effects of the sun as summer inches closer

May 28, 2013

Like most teens, sophomore Paloma Palmer strives to get a tan during the sum- mer months, whether by laying out on the beach or just hanging out in the sun. “I try to tan as much as possible when I am on vacation,” Palmer said. “If I am desperate to get a tan, I usually just apply sunscreen once a da...

Applying sunscreen during cold weather protects skin

February 6, 2009

Susie Lee Reporter Ultraviolet (UV) rays have grown stronger over the past few decades, and applying sun protection products regularly is necessary to prevent skin damage, even in winter. “Sunscreen is a necessary evil,” said AP Environmental Science teacher Marisa Kendall. “When I was a ...

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