Dr. Marianne Melnik with Spectrum Health Medical Group shared ways you can protect your skin this summer to help lower your risk of damage.
Here are some of the best ways to protect your skin during the summer:
- Apply broad-spectrum, water resistant sunscreen
- Wear protective clothing
- Stay out of the sun during peak hours, if possible
- Be careful, especially at the beach – avoid sunburn
- Avoid tanning beds
Marianne Melnik, MD is a surgical oncologist at Spectrum Health Cancer Center. To get in touch with her call (616) 486-6333.
Spectrum Health Cancer Center
If you have been diagnosed with cancer and would like a second opinion or consultation, please call 1.855.SHCANCER (855-742-2623)