Sun Protection Honolulu HI

Local resource for sun protection in Honolulu. 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.

Sears
(808) 947-0211
1450 Ala Moana Blvd
Honolulu, HI
Hours
Mon-Fri:9am -9pm
Sat:9am -9pm
Sun:9am -9pm

Macy's
808/521-5147
1032 Fort Street
Honolulu, HI
Departments / Services
Visitor Services.

Walmart
(808) 955-8441
700 Keeaumoku Street
Honolulu, HI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:Sat:9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun:10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(808) 955-8611
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Macy's
808/926-5217
2314 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI
Departments / Services
Visitor Services.

Macy's
808/737-5429
4211 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI
Departments / Services
Visitor Services.

Sephora
(808) 944-9797
1450 Ala Moana Blvd. #2058
Honolulu, HI
Hours
Monday-Saturday:9:30am-9pm
Sunday:10am-7pm

Macy's
808/941-2345
1450 Ala Moana Boulevard
Honolulu, HI
Departments / Services
Mattresses, Wedding Registry, Personal Shopper, Restaurant, Visitor Services, Tickets.

Sears
(808) 528-2280
500 Nimitz Hwy
Honolulu, HI
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -10pm
Sat:8am -10pm
Sun:8am -9pm

Sears
(808) 837-5872
2886 Paa St
Honolulu, HI
Hours
Mon-Fri:9am -5pm
Sat:9am -5pm
Sun:0am --12pm

Target
(808) 441-3118
4380 Lawehana St
Honolulu, HI
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

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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