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Common Sunscreen Mistakes

8 of the Biggest Sunscreen Mistakes Every Parent Needs to Know

Common Sunscreen Mistakes

When you become a parent, it can be hard to keep up with all of the various rules and recommendations out there — especially unsolicited parenting advice. Whether it's a family member telling you what to feed your child or a friend telling you everything that worked for them, it seems like everyone has an opinion. While lots of these recommendations can be taken with a grain of salt — or not at all — there are some pieces of advice that are indispensable.

Sun protection is essential for keeping your kids safe from harmful UVA and UVB rays, especially during those long Summer days spent outside. But there are a few common mistakes many parents make when it comes to sunscreen. Keep reading to find out what those mistakes are and, more importantly, how you can be smarter with sunscreen this Summer!

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