Sun Protection Kahului HI

Local resource for sun protection in Kahului. 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.

(808) 877-2295
275 Kaahumanu Ave #1000
Kahului, HI
Mon-Fri:8am -7pm
Sat:8am -7pm
Sun:9am -5pm

(808) 873-7790
325 Hukilike St
Kahului, HI
Mon-Fri:0am --12pm
Sat:0am --12pm
Sun:0am --12pm

Absolute Hair & Health
781 Kolu St Ste B
, HI
Maui Magic Tan Beach Boutique
910 Honoapiilani Hwy Ste 7
, HI
Fast Kine Tanning
180 Dickenson St
, HI
275 Kaahumanu Avenue, Kahului
Maui, HI
Departments / Services
Visitor Services.

200 Nohea Kai Drive
Kaanapali, HI
Fast Kine Tanning
1993 S Kihei Rd Ste 19
, HI
Sports Club Kahana
(808) 669-3539
4327 Lower Honoapiilani R
Lahaina, HI
Permanent Make-Up Center
(808) 572-4611
355 Hukilike St Ste 205
Kahului, HI

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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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