The sun is your enemy!
by Erin Watson, Camp Sunscreen
applying sunscreen, most people put on less than half the required amount for
effective protection. Donāt skimp on your skin ÷ apply liberally! At least one
ounce should be used for arms, neck, shoulders, and face.
Sunscreen should be reapplied about two or three times a
Even waterproof sunscreens become less effective after
youāve sweat. A waterproof sunscreen with a listed SPF factor of 15 may only be
as effective as an SPF 6 after sweating.
People tend to stay in the sun until they get burned,
regardless of the SPF factor worn. Always be aware of how much sun you get.
Stop by Camp Sunscreen at 4:00 and Mercury to give or
receive assistance applying sunscreen. If you have extra sunscreen to share
with others, bring it by and weāll put it to good use!