There are downsides to sunscreen: it can be greasy, it’s annoying to have to reapply, and from time to time people will try to scare you into thinking it’s dangerous. (It’s not.) But you know what the upside is? It’s actually sunscreen. Pills and DIY coconut oil recipes are not.
Everyone has their own preferred sunburn treatment, but some work better than others. Here’s what a dermatologist suggests you reach for, and what you shouldn’t, when you catch too much sun.
Whether you’re trying to avoid a sunburn or, you know, skin cancer, starting the summer with a tan doesn’t really help.