Despite all the awareness campaigns stressing the importance of protecting your skin from the sun, the number of skin cancer cases in Canada continues to rise. We can never say this enough: sun rays are harmful for your skin, always protect yourself against them.
SERVICES FROM YOUR PHARMACIST
Several services related to sun care are offered in pharmacy :
- Tips for choosing an effective sunscreen
- Advice on over-the-counter medications to relieve sunburns
- Tips for patients taking medications that make skin sensitive to sunlight
Choosing the best sunscreen
ADVICE ON PRODUCTS
The pharmacy services presented in this section are offered by pharmacist owners who are affiliated with Proxim. The pharmacists are solely responsible for the professional activities carried out during the practice of pharmacy. These services are offered in participating pharmacies only. Certain fees and conditions may apply.
* The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide complete information on the subject matter or to replace the advice of a health professional. This information does not constitute medical consultation, diagnosis or opinion and should not be interpreted as such. Please consult your health care provider if you have any questions about your health, medications or treatment.