The sun goes out on Tuesday, and so does the beauty cure that can help keep it going.
Health Canada has approved the use of sun-block in some places to help with the effects of sunburn, but not in others.
If you’re experiencing sunburn or if you’re in an area where it’s unsafe to wear sunscreen, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug called Celexa, available at most pharmacies, is available for the treatment.
It is prescribed for those who are allergic to it, but if you have other symptoms, like burning or nausea, you can get it from your doctor.
The drug, which is also known as Cephalosporin, works by blocking the production of a type of protein in the skin called epidermal growth factor (EGF), which is linked to the development of skin cancer and other skin problems.
As the sun continues to set, the EGF production drops, which in turn reduces the number of red blood cells and inflammation that cause sunburn.
That means you will get fewer of the harmful substances in your skin, and you’ll be less prone to catching sunburn later.
“It can help with things like the swelling in the feet or the legs,” said David Beaumont, a clinical professor at the University of Calgary.
But he added that the drug does not stop sunburn altogether.
He says it does help prevent sunburn and other symptoms.
People who are already at risk of sun damage can take a pill called fosamprenavir, which acts like the sun’s natural sunscreen.
Beaumont recommends taking the pill daily and taking it as prescribed.
Some doctors recommend taking the drug even if you are not already at higher risk of skin cancers, such as melanoma or squamous cell carcinoma.
However, Beaumount says that the risk is increased if you don’t take it as recommended, and that the side effects of taking the medication are serious.
For more on sun safety, visit the Globe and Mail website.
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