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A 18-year-old female asked:

I. got sunburned i would like to know what i can do for it not to be so red or relief pain. also if there is a way for my skin not to peel off?

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Dr. Reuel Aspacio
Dermatology 33 years experience
Sunburn relief!: Here some measures that may provide some relief from sunburn: •Use cool cloths on sunburned areas. •Take frequent cool showers or baths. •Apply soothing lotions that contain aloe vera to sunburned areas. Topical steroids (such as 1% hydrocortisone cream) may also help with sunburn pain and swelling.

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Last updated May 28, 2016

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