Yes, we all need vitamin D, but you should never be without reliable sun protection I want to talk sunscreens. Always, really – but now more than ever. I’ve heard that because we’ve seen sun exposure drastically curtailed during this unique spring, people are dispensing with sun protection when they do go out. And I understand, to a degree. People have been forced to scrap their weddings and honeymoons, cancel trips away. The most enjoyable sunny-weather activities – playdates and team sports in the park, long afternoons in a beer garden, on the beach or at a friend’s barbecue – have been out of the question. In an often glorious spring, many of us have felt pasty, gloomy and sun-starved. But it’s still possible to enjoy a little sunshine and get the feelgood vitamin D fix we all need, without making oneself more vulnerable to skin cancers and sun damage.
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