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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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