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So Long Summer-Do you put sunscreen on your kids all year long?

I always put it on my son's face bc he's so fair skinned. Don't know where he gets it from!

 
erinwhitt

Asked by erinwhitt at 11:29 PM on Sep. 3, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Yes, Absolutely. My Son was born with Albinism and we have learned so much from his specialists. We were told to put sunscreen on him all year long. We took classes and learned how you can actually burn easier in the Winter than in the Summer. It's wild the things you learn when they break it down for you.
    hsmominky

    Answer by hsmominky at 11:34 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • Not always, just when we are going to be out for the day or swimming.
    fremes_girl

    Answer by fremes_girl at 11:30 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • nope...my kidney kid has low vit D....does better with some sun on labs
    surfcitymom

    Answer by surfcitymom at 11:30 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • no...only in summer...or if it gets hot in spring then i will then
    armywife43

    Answer by armywife43 at 11:30 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • I don't either unless I know we are going to be out for the day. The last time he really needed it was at the amusement park.
    Codysmom2106

    Answer by Codysmom2106 at 11:30 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • No, just during the summer. My kids have darker skin than me, so I'm the one that tends to burn.
    andrea96

    Answer by andrea96 at 11:31 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • No, just when we're out in warm sun...we live in Indiana, there's no need.
    kamsmommy17

    Answer by kamsmommy17 at 11:32 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • I put it on all the time both my daughter and I.
    sta517

    Answer by sta517 at 11:33 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • not always, just we're out on/in the water.
    blessedwithree

    Answer by blessedwithree at 11:34 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • Yes, with my 2 red headed children we go through alot of sunscreen. My DH and I Are both very fair and we always joke that we're surprized that our children weren't transparent.
    dmbutler

    Answer by dmbutler at 11:41 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

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