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Best sunscreen to use?

I am very fair skinned and go for runs mid mornings. I have been using a 50 spf sunscreen and applying 30 minutes before I go out and making sure I have a good layer applied. I am still getting one heck of a tan, even though I am out 30-60 minutes. I am not burning at all which means its doing something, but I still worry. I don't mind a little color, but I am getting quite brown. With as fair skinned as I am, I know I am at higher risk for skin cancer. I need to protect myself. What should I be looking for in a sunscreen?


Asked by Mom_2_cuties at 4:24 PM on Jun. 3, 2010 in Health

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  • Look for UVA AND UVB protection. I don't think you can do any better than that. Keep up the good work!

    Answer by kjrn79 at 5:04 PM on Jun. 3, 2010