How to Protect Your Skin from the Sun While Traveling This Summer

Whether you’re getting ready to travel the globe or planning a simple staycation at home, proper sun protection is this summer’s #1 must-have

Protect Your Skin from the Summer Sun


Breeze through security with non-liquid skin essentials:

What to bring on a plane for healthy skin
Sun Protection on Planes

Bonus tip!

Pull down the shade

The sun's rays are more intense at higher attitudes.

Beach Vacation

Water and sand can reflect up to 80 percent of the sun's rays. Get extra protection with:

What to bring to the beach for sun protection
  • Broad spectrum protection that is water resistant
  • Sunglasses with UV protection
  • A broad rimmed hat (3 inches all around)
Apply Sunscreen Before Putting on Swimsuit

Bonus tip!

Apply before you dress

Apply your sunscreen before you don your swimsuit to avoid missing any spots.


Keeping cool by swimming all summer? Protect your skin poolside with:

How to stay hydrated at the pool
Shower Twice to Prevent Dry Skin from Chlorine

Bonus tip!

Shower twice

Shower before and after swimming to reduce the skin-drying effects of chlorine.


Staying close to home this summer? Protect your skin on your staycation with:

How to get healthy skin at home
Sun Protection in the Car

Bonus tip!

Use sunscreen in the car

UVA rays travel easily through a car's windows.