How to Properly Apply Sunscreen

Episode #11 / May 26, 2009
Dr. Schultz is a dermatologist who won't tell you to stay out of the sun. He'll just tell you to make sure you're protected while in the sun. And your top line of defense against the damage from the sun is...sunscreen! But surprisingly the majority of sunscreen users are using it all wrong. Dr. Schultz will share with you the proper way to use sunscreen.
fran pildes on June 3, 2009 at 10:28am

great instructions

good web site too

jannette serrano on May 24, 2010 at 1:33am

i have melasma ,do i have to put sunscreen in my whole body to protect my face or on my face only is ok?

Neal Schultz, M.D. on May 30, 2010 at 11:34pm

@jannette: To prevent melasma and as part of a treatment regimen, one only needs to use sunscreen in the areas prone to melasma. That being said, you should also use sunscreen on any part of your body that may be exposed to the sun.