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Question: Do you get burned when you are outdoors?

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Yes, always!

Only if I'm out for a long time.

No, I smart & put on a lot of sunscreen!

No, I don't burn, I tan!


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We went to Daytona Beach on Saturday, which is 2 hours away.  We got there about 10:30.  I had put a little sunscreen on before we left & when we got there.  I'm on the phone & feeling like I'm burning and sure enough, I was!

Should know better!

Here are my burn pictures:

 

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mommy...
Jun. 3, 2008 at 9:07 PM Gosh, it looks like it hurts.  Put some aloe on it!  Hoping you feel better soon!  The sun is very strong, you have to protect yourself!

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Desi_...
Jun. 3, 2008 at 9:15 PM I never burned until I stopped going outdoors regularly. I spent my days outdoors and would tan quite darkly. Now, I spend 3 hours outdoors and my skin is quite sensitive and beginning to burn.

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vicesix
Jun. 3, 2008 at 10:03 PM They call me Casper the friendly ghost around here! Hope your skin feels better soon---be careful next time!

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Kayla...
Jun. 3, 2008 at 10:21 PM Yikes...looks like it does hurt. Try putting some aloe vera on it...that should help it feel better. Hope you feel better soon.

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Krist...
Jun. 3, 2008 at 10:22 PM Always, even with sunscreen.

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mommo...
Jun. 3, 2008 at 10:26 PM Ouch! It looks painful!

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mommy...
Jun. 4, 2008 at 10:16 AM That's a bad burn Patty! I used to burn all the time when I loved to lay out and fry, all for a tan. Now I stay out of the sun, b/c my family has such a large history of cancers.

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chris...
Jun. 4, 2008 at 11:08 AM I have been putting aloe on it from the start & that has helped.  Thanks for the comments & taking the poll!

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chefjen
Jun. 4, 2008 at 11:26 AM ouch!!!   I hope you have some Aloe!

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joy4me
Jun. 4, 2008 at 1:24 PM Oh my honey you are burned bad the aloe should help next time make sure you have a strong sunblock on your skin so you won't burn and be careful dear I have been burned really bad before I learned to use the sun block the sun is very hot it's the uv rays that get you hugs get better soon...............Nancy

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