What to do if you get sunburnt
A few minutes in the sun without sunscreen is enough… Sunburn is caused by UV rays and it appears on the skin as burns of varying seriousness. Itching, prickling and the feeling of being hot are the unpleasant results of sunburn. How should sunburn be treated to soothe and replenish your skin?
What should be applied to sunburnt areas?
Light sunburn, especially when swimming, is common and primarily affects the face. 3-5 drops of Repair Booster mixed with Hydra-Essentiel Cooling Gel could be applied to sunburnt skin on the face for a feeling of freshness and comfort. Repair booster is enriched with Mimosa Tenuiflora which is known for its healing properties.
However, if you feel that your sunburn is serious, you should use Biafine and consult a doctor. Clarins range of products is not designed for badly burnt skin.
What remedies are there for sunburn?
As well as using after sun products, it’s important to moisturise and regenerate the skin that has been damaged by the sun. To do this, you should drink large amounts of water. You should also avoid exposure to sunlight in the days after you have been sunburnt.
Finally, the best remedy is prevention. A sunscreen with a factor suited to your skin applied every two hours is the best way of preventing sunburn.
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