Sun Protection Concord NH

Local resource for sun protection in Concord. 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.

Target
(603) 227-0809
80 Damante Dr
Concord, NH
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Tanorama Of Concord
(603) 228-1623
89 Fort Eddy Rd # 4
Concord, NH
 
Hair Biz Salon and Tanning Center
4 N Main St
, NH
 
Classic Tan Inc
239 Loudon Rd
, NH
 
Turbo Tan
133 Loudon Rd
, NH
 
Target
(603) 621-1451
100 Quality Dr
Hooksett, NH
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Hot Spot Tanning Ctr
(603) 226-8853
132 Loudon Rd
Concord, NH
 
Hair Biz Salon and Tanning Center
(603) 224-5595
4 North Main Street
Concord, NH
 
Tammy's Shear Happiness
(603) 225-2649
1 Eagle Square
Concord, NH
 
Hair Razors
563 Route 106 N
, NH
 

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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