For of the best sun creams - not just for summer

 
Four of the best sun creams - not just for summer
In this article
Four of the best sun creams - not just for summer

Sun cream - not just for summer

By it's very name you might be forgiven for thinking that sun cream is just for sunny days and trips abroad, but there's a lot of good reasons to wear it on a daily basis.

Sun cream protects from harmful UVA and UVB rays - which are more powerful on sunnier days - but these damaging rays are always present in the atmosphere no matter the weather meaning your skin is always at risk.

Even when it's heavily raining your skin is vulnerable to the effects of UVA and UVB (which are responsible for skin sagging, pigmentation, wrinkles, dehydration and skin cancer) - so wearing sun cream every day isn't as crazy as it sounds.

We spoke to leading dermatologists, Dr Stefanie Williams, from the British Association of Dermatologists, and Mr Paul Banwell, Head of the Melanoma and Skin Cancer Unit at Queen Victoria Hospital in London to find out why wearing sun cream all year round could save your skin.

Plus we've discovered the best multi-tasking sun creams to help you keep your skin in shape.

We know - we're good to you.

Younger, firmer, more radiant skin awaits!


Beauty Editor
10/08/2012
Rank this page: 

Don't miss...
What can you do with a chair to tone your bum?The ultimate Valentine's Day gift ideas for your man: Give him what he wants
What can you do with a deck of cards to stay in shape?Get ready for the summer!
Latest… 26/03/2017
Guides
Videos
Slick to sleek: How to take care of greasy hair
Lowlights vs Highlights
PRP injections: The Kim Kardashian blood facial
Eyebrow shaping
See all Beauty guides
How to recreate Demi Moore's red carpet hair
See all Beauty videos
 

Don't miss out!

...Join our newsletter
Get the wewomen latest straight to your inbox
  OK
Find us on...