How to Stay Healthy - Emotional Wellness
These simple rules will give your body and soul a boost throughout your life.
O, The Oprah Magazine | From the January 2013 issue of O, The Oprah Magazine
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, but it is also one of the most preventable. Apply sunscreen (with a minimum 30 SPF) every two hours when you're outside for more than 15 minutes. And to make sunblock part of your life, follow these tips from three-time melanoma survivor Hillary Fogelson, author of Pale Girl Speaks: A Year Uncovered.
"First, find a favorite. Women will hunt for the perfect lipstick forever, but we don't take the time to test multiple sunscreens. Think about it, though: If a product ends up feeling sticky on your skin, you won't wear it every day. And don't leave home without it. I carry a sunscreen stick in my purse, so I'm never unprepared."
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