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Is It Okay to Be in the Sun 3 Weeks After Fraxel?

going to hawaii but plan on wearing a hat, sunscreen, and staying under an umbrella.

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Sun protection after Fraxel

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You stated the important items in sunprotection. do go out early and late if you can avoid mid day sunexposure. Wear a wide-brimmed hat, and a good sunscreen. If you are exposed without umbrella, you might wear both a chemical sunscreen and on top of that, apply a zinc or titanium dioxide 'sunblock' as you need good protection against both UV A and UV B.

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