Summer Skin Savers

You want to enjoy being outside with your family during the glorious sunny summer months. But you don’t want your family’s skin to suffer consequences like skin cancer, wrinkles, and age spots. To get the most out of the season while protecting your family’s skin, check out these sun safety tips, straight from doctors’ mouths. Be sunscreen savvy You know …

Sun Safety: Kid-Friendly Sunglasses

You already know that using sunscreen is the best way to protect your child’s skin from the summer sun—but it’s important to make sure his eyes are safe, too. Prolonged exposure to UV light can harm eyes, says Paul Rychwalski, M.D., pediatric ophthalmologist at the Cole Eye Institute in Cleveland, Ohio. One way to help?  UV-protection sunglasses, Rychwalski says. But keep …