A 38-year-old member asked:
How much spf is good for your skin?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 46 years experience
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Dermatology 25 years experience
Approx SPF 30: Generally speaking, if someone uses sunscreen appropriately and re-applies as necessary then an spf-30 is just fine. I hope that is what you were asking. My apologies if that wasn't quite the question.
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Last updated Dec 17, 2018
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