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by Nurse Saskia Reeken
Thu Jun 21, 2012 11:43 am
Forum: general
Topic: sunscreen for eczema
Replies: 3
Views: 4147

Re: sunscreen for eczema

Dear Kirsty and Sunny It is not easy to find a sunscreen when you have eczema that will suit your skin. The National Eczema Society have excellent info sheet on the various sun screens and the chemicals they contain. I did try to attach the info sheet but was unable to, however you can find this on ...
by Nurse Saskia Reeken
Thu Jun 21, 2012 11:16 am
Forum: moles, blemishes & melanoma
Topic: Changes in skin
Replies: 2
Views: 3517

Re: Changes in skin

Dear Mrs Biden Any changes to moles on the skin warrant a visit to your GP for advise and if appropriate referral. With your history of sunburning episodes and sunbed usage, I feel it is important you get your moles checked. It is important to keep an eye out for changes in moles but this is not alw...
by Nurse Saskia Reeken
Mon May 21, 2012 1:49 pm
Forum: sun protection, sunscreens & sun burn
Topic: Vitiligo
Replies: 1
Views: 2716

Re: Vitiligo

Hi Basil, really important to protect the vitiligo patches they vulnerable to burning. Using a tanning cream can help to even the appearance but this does not offer protection ( we would advise at least factor 30 check for UVA protection - star rating on back as well). Also if you do not protect the...
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