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A 48-year-old member asked:

What is the best way to treat painful sunburn on face?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 58 years experience
Second degree burn: There are many otc compounds available for treating sunburns, many including aloe as a component. The danger here is that if you continue doing this you may render yourself susceptible to dangerous cancers later in life. Use a sunscreen regularly. Limit your time in sun. Hope you are better soon.
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