Best Way to Counteract Harmful Sun Effects Is To Wear Protective Clothing

Co-investigator of UPenn PRC’s Special Interest Project on Skin Cancer Prevention, DeAnn Lazovich, was interviewed by Minnesota Public Radio. First, she comments that the best way to protect yourself from the sun is by wearing clothing. Secondly, sunscreen, Lazovich said, should be the last option. People often feel invincible when using sunscreen when the best form of coverage actually comes from not exposing the skin at all.

Read the article and listen to the interview here.