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What is the best treatment for sun poisoning spots and what can u do if you have to work in the sun?
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
In brief: Sunscreen
"sun poisoning" is just severe sunburn.
It should be treated with cool washcloths applied as often as feasible, and Ibuprofen or a similar anti-inflammatory for the pain and inflammation. You can prevent it by applying a good broad-spectrum sunscreen lotion every day, and reapplying it frequently while you are working in the sun.

In brief: Sunscreen
"sun poisoning" is just severe sunburn.
It should be treated with cool washcloths applied as often as feasible, and Ibuprofen or a similar anti-inflammatory for the pain and inflammation. You can prevent it by applying a good broad-spectrum sunscreen lotion every day, and reapplying it frequently while you are working in the sun.
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