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Is it ok to use baby lotion on a pretty bad sunburn?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Sure, but...

...It's not going to do much of anything.
Soak some washcloths or small towels in cool water and apply them to the burned skin. Hydrocortisone cream will help decrease the inflammation as well. And learn the lesson that mr. Sun is trying to teach you: he is our friend, but we must respect his power; apply a good broad-spectrum sunscreen when you go out.

In brief: Sure, but...

...It's not going to do much of anything.
Soak some washcloths or small towels in cool water and apply them to the burned skin. Hydrocortisone cream will help decrease the inflammation as well. And learn the lesson that mr. Sun is trying to teach you: he is our friend, but we must respect his power; apply a good broad-spectrum sunscreen when you go out.
Dr. Joseph Eastern
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Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Agree

The damage is done.
Best to invest your type and energy into future protection with proper clothing, hat use, and daily spf 30+ with zinc oxide. These small habits are the best investment you can ever do for yourself. For now, aloe, cool compresses and Ibuprofen and time!

In brief: Agree

The damage is done.
Best to invest your type and energy into future protection with proper clothing, hat use, and daily spf 30+ with zinc oxide. These small habits are the best investment you can ever do for yourself. For now, aloe, cool compresses and Ibuprofen and time!
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dr. Jennifer Haley
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