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A 20-year-old female asked:

few day ago i was in the sun an my nose was pink so i put vaseline. today skin from nose peeled off what do i do? can i peel it off?

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Dr. Christopher Schmidt
Facial Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Don't get sunburnt: this is skin reacting to sun damage--avoiding sun exposure (or minimizing it with using high SPF sun screen and reapplying it as needed ) prevents sun skin damage

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