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Ask Dr. Sandy: Tanning and Sunscreen Myths

By Sandra Fryhofer, MDPosted April 17, 2013 9:00am (EDT)
Ask Dr. Sandy: Tanning and Sunscreen Myths

Will a pre-vacation tan protect my skin?
Do dark-skinned people need sunscreen?
Is wearing a t-shirt just as good as wearing sunscreen?

These are common tanning and sunscreen questions and I have the answers to them all, plus more in this segment of Ask Dr. Sandy!

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AskDrSandy@GPB.org

For more information about sunscreen watch this YHM episode:

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