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The ‘full-English fry up’ is one of life’s simple pleasures, but it seems to have taken on a new meaning with 60% of Brits admitting to frying their skin in the sun.
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A Mum’s Guide to Applying Children’s Sunscreen

As a mum to two small children, I’m no stranger to the tears and tantrums that come from interrupting playtime to reapply sunscreen. We all want what’s best for our children and their safety is paramount, which is why it’s important that we teach them about sun safety from a young age.
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What is the difference between UVA and UVB rays?

It’s a common misconception that sun damage only occurs in hot climates, as many people associate damage with the visible signs of sun exposure, i.e sunburn. However, you may be surprised to learn that the sun’s UVA and UVB rays actually have different, yet equally harmful, affects on the skin. They also have the potential to cause damage in the winter, as well as in the summer.
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