Sun Protection Brigham City UT

Local resource for sun protection in Brigham City. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to sunscreen, sun protection clothing, sun protection lotion, as well as information on UV rays, and content on sun protection.

Walmart Supercenter
(435) 734-9660
1200 South Commerce Way
Perry, UT
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(435) 734-9784
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:02 am - 8:58 pm Saturday: 9:02 am - 6:58 pm Sunday: 10:02 am - 5:58 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(801) 737-0092
534 Harrisville Road
Harrisville, UT
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(801) 737-0544
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sun Sational
63 E 600 S
, UT
 
A Wellness Ctr
(435) 226-0013
659 N Main St
Brigham City, UT
 
Wellness Center
(435) 226-0013
659 North Main Street
Brigham City, UT
 
Rite-Aide
(801) 393-6093
142 North Harrisville Road
Ogden, UT
Services
Food Mart, GNC, Digital Prints, Print to Print, One Hour Photo Online, Photo Gifts, Photo Books
Hours
Mon-Thu:08:00 - 09:00
Friday:08:00 - 09:00
Saturday:08:00 - 09:00
Sunday:09:00 - 07:00
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Thu:09:00 - 07:00
Friday:09:00 - 07:00
Saturday:09:00 - 06:00
Sunday:Closed

Abundant Health & Wellness Ctr
(435) 226-0013
862 S Main St
Brigham City, UT
 
Fitness Quarter
(435) 723-1900
675 South Main Street
Brigham City, UT
 
Sunsational
(435) 723-0813
63 East 600 South
Brigham City, UT
 
Tanning Station
(435) 245-7812
120 North 800 East
Hyrum, UT
 

Protecting Yourself from UV Rays

Posted by Staff (09/06/2010 @ 5:43 pm)

Everyone needs some sun exposure because the sun is a major source of Vitamin D. Vitamin D allows your body to absorb calcium, and it strengthens your bones and teeth. But, beware of over exposure to the sun?s ultraviolet (UV) rays that can be very harmful to your health.

When you get sunburned, the UV rays have already damaged your skin cells and your skin will eventually peel off. Getting sunburned is not healthy and can cause skin cancer. The UV rays can also cause premature aging where your skin becomes thick, wrinkled, and leathery. Your skin may take several years to manifest the changes, so you should start protecting your skin at a very early age.

”’Preventing UV Ray Damage”’
Use a sunscreen that has a sun protection filter (SPF) of at least 30. You do not need a rx drugs prescription for sunscreen. Sunscreen effectively blocks a high percentage of UV rays and it should be used whenever you are in the sun. Some people are allergic to sunscreen, so you may want to put a small amount in an area on your arm for a couple of days to see if you develop any redness or a rash, before putting it all over your body.

Covering up with a shirt helps prevent some of the UV rays from getting through. Tightly woven shirts and pants are the most helpful. If you can see through your shirt, the UV rays can also get through to your skin.

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