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Not many things can make a girl feel more confident and sexy than a subtle tan. However, unprotected exposure to the sun will do a lot more than just give your skin a hint of a glow -- it will also bring on skin damage including premature wrinkles and fine lines -- not exactly a price you want to pay. Be smart -- defend your skin against future damage while simultaneously reversing any present problems.
One common area on the body for sun damage is your decolletage -- meaning the skin surrounding your neckline. Excessive sun exposure often leads to the appearance of brown age spots under your neckline -- not exactly an attractive look if you want to wear a V-necked top. Use a sun damage repair lotion that focuses specifically on this fragile area, providing serious moisture while nourishing with nutrients and antioxidants such as white tea, B vitamins, borage and olive oils. Opt for a niacin-based lotion that will even out your skin's texture and reduce pesky discoloration. Then, feel free to bust out the V-necks again!
When it comes to sun damage, your face is probably the first place that feels the negative consequences. Protect your delicate facial skin against the harmful UV rays emitted by the sun while intensively moisturizing it at the same time. If possible, go the extra mile and use an anti-aging lotion that also works hard to eliminate sun damage from the past. Find a fast-absorbing, thick facial moisturizer that consists of skin brightening pine essence, hydrating glycerin and avobenzone sunblock -- and get on the path to reclaiming healthy, fresh skin.
If you're seeking a practical, no-frills lotion for everyday application, then opt for a lightweight, unscented and creamy body lotion that's fast-absorbing and won't sit heavily or greasily on your skin. Seek out a broad protection body moisturizer with an SPF of about 15 with enriching antioxidants such as vitamin E, as well as reliable defense against harsh UV rays (think titanium dioxide).
One fun way to protect yourself against sun damage is by simultaneously giving your skin the suggestion of a sexy bronze glow. Do this by applying a sun protection lotion that doubles as a self tanner. Attain a golden complexion with a water-resistant body moisturizer that will enrich your skin with vitamin E while using micro-pearls to gradually build a natural-looking, even glow all over your skin. What could be more convenient?