Protecting Your Skin From the Sun - Health Tools Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.Actionsets are designed to help people take an active role in managing a health condition. Skin Cancer: Protecting Your Skin
Protecting Your Skin From the Sun - Topic Overview Protecting your skinMost skin cancer can be prevented. Use the following tips to protect your skin from the sun. You may decrease your chances of developing skin cancer and help prevent wrinkles.Limit your exposure to the sun, especially midday between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Seek shady areas, and avoid direct sunlight.Wear protective clothing, including a wide - brimmed hat, a long - sleeved shirt, an
Dermabrasion Dermabrasion is a technique that uses a wire brush or a diamond wheel with rough edges (called a burr or fraise) to remove the upper layers of the skin.
Breast Enlargement During surgery to enlarge the breasts, (augmentation mammoplasty), an implant is placed under the breast tissue or under the chest muscle beneath the breast.
Chemical Peel In a chemical peel, a chemical solution is applied to the skin and allowed to soak in. Over the next one to 14 days, depending on how deeply the chemical penetrated the skin, the skin peels off.