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Natural Home Remedies for Sunburn

Outdoor activities and summer just naturally go together, but while we are enjoying ourselves we are also exposing ourselves to harmful UVA and UVB rays from the sun. It’s no fun to end the day with a sunburn! Even careful applications of sunscreen won’t guarantee that we are safe from the sun’s skin-damaging rays. Some people burn more easily than others, or we may just not realize how long we’ve been out in the sunlight. Treating a sunburn quickly can help reduce the pain and tenderness, and may help reduce or prevent peeling. What NOT To Use To Treat a Sunburn Applying butter is an old-fashioned remedy for treating sunburn, but you should avoid using any types of oil, oil-based lotions, butter, shortening, or petroleum jelly on sunburned skin. Oils will … Read entire article »

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