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Do you wear sunscreen when you go outside?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on May 25, 2012

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Loki 3 years, 1 month ago

I don't go out in the sun. It makes me sparkle.

Bill Lee 3 years, 1 month ago

I probably should, but I never have.

RoeDapple 3 years, 1 month ago

The sun never shines in momma's basement.

rockchalker52 3 years, 1 month ago

I wear it on my face & noggin. Not gonna need it this morning, that's for sure. Going with the smokescreen instead. Quick, look over there..,!

Steve Stucky 3 years, 1 month ago

Only when talking to morons with stupid questions.

Richard Heckler 3 years, 1 month ago

How effective is sun screen?

Maybe wearing summer weight long pants and long sleeve shirts is more effective? Seems we see a lot of male and female residents from the hotter oil rich regions keeping their bodies covered/protected in this fashion.

What do we know?

somedude20 3 years, 1 month ago

I need sunscreen when operating a microwave.

"If I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it...." http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5NAPZ...

kernal 3 years, 1 month ago

Skin cancer's new poster person in ten years.

camper 3 years, 1 month ago

It is better to cover up with clothing and a hat, but I try to get the exposed areas with some SPF100 if I know I will be outside a long time.

rockchalker52 3 years, 1 month ago

I heard that anything over SPF 30 was just overkill. Izzat true? I could ask the Sound Off folks, I guess, but swag might pitch a hissy.

Leslie Swearingen 3 years, 1 month ago

UV rays are part of how cataracts are formed so good quality sunglasses should be worn as well as sunscreen. Our ancestors were wise to use a parasol when they went outdoors. Sunglasses and sunscreen should be considered part of basic health care.

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