Sun Damage

Although the sun is a great source of energy and light it has some harmful effects on the skin such as dry skin, sunburn and actinic keratosis. Exposure to sunlight makes the skin lose oils and moisture leading to dry skin and wrinkles. UV radiation from the sun causes sunburn. Actinic keratosis is bumps caused by exposure to sun for long periods. Treatment for sun damage conditions includes applying moisturizers or chemical peel or laser resurfacing.