Sun Protection: Facts and Controversies

Sun Protection: Facts and Controversies

18 January 2018

MIA Dermatologist A/Prof Pascale Guitera shares her knowledge on debunking myths and controversies on sunscreen. In this video, she answers questions that GPs are often asked in their clinic, including:

  • What is the best sunscreen? Is there a difference between expensive and cheap sunscreens?
  • What is SPF?
  • Why do I need to reapply?
  • What if I’m allergic to sunscreens?
  • Can babies wear sunscreen?
  • Are nanoparticles dangerous?
  • Sunscreen gives me acne. What can I do?
  • Does sunscreen decrease my vitamin D levels?