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Apart from suncreams and shade. Any alternative creams, herbs etc that have benefits regarding skin cancer?

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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine

In brief: Astaxanthin

There is some evidence that astaxanthin can prolong the time it takes for you to get a sunburn.
Sunburn causes skin cancer. The recommended dose is 4-12 mg per day.

In brief: Astaxanthin

There is some evidence that astaxanthin can prolong the time it takes for you to get a sunburn.
Sunburn causes skin cancer. The recommended dose is 4-12 mg per day.
Dr. Michael Sinclair
Dr. Michael Sinclair
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Dr. Norman Levine
Dermatology

In brief: Skin cancer

There are no effective creams, herbs, etc that reliably prevent sun damage.
Sunscreens work very well and should be used when you are outdoors.

In brief: Skin cancer

There are no effective creams, herbs, etc that reliably prevent sun damage.
Sunscreens work very well and should be used when you are outdoors.
Dr. Norman Levine
Dr. Norman Levine
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