Sun exposure isn’t just harmful to grown-up skin -- too much sun during childhood is also a risk factor for adult skin cancer. And you can’t always be there to slap on the block. So before your kid learns firsthand about sunburn this summer, send her online for facts about solar rays and skin safety. The American Academy of Dermatology’s new interactive website kidsskinhealth.org offers 8- to 12-year-olds engaging advice on proper skin care.
Read the list of tips here.