Sunscreen year-round can slow aging, study finds

CityMarket_2012-1Heading for the Charlottesville City Market this morning? Remember your hat and sunscreen!

The UV Index Query for City: CHARLOTTESVILLE (Charlottesville City), VA

The UV Index forecast for Saturday, June 29, 2013 is: 10

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We know that excessive exposure to the sun can cause skin cancer, but here is another reason why hats and sunscreen make sense for everyone:

By Barbara Mantel, NBC News contributor
If fear of skin cancer doesnt persuade you to slather on the sunscreen, maybe vanity will.Year-round use of sunscreen significantly slows the aging of skin caused by the suns ultraviolet rays, according to the first rigorous study of its kind.

via NBC News …  Sunscreen year-round can slow aging, study finds – Vitals.