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Does water have any sun protection factor to it (if you are in the water)?
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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine
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In brief: No
Unfortunately, being in the water (or being wet) offers no sun protection.
Make sure you put on sunblock and reapply often!

In brief: No
Unfortunately, being in the water (or being wet) offers no sun protection.
Make sure you put on sunblock and reapply often!
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
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