Home > Lifestyle > Healthy Summer Skin Healthy Summer Skin All sections in Sun » About the sun » Artificial tanning » Global warming » Health tips » Skin cancer » Suncare » The sun and your kids » Why we need the sun » Your skin and the sun » Sun News How does sunscreen work? It's supposed to keep the harmful rays of the sun off your skin. So how does it work, anyway? 5 things that can cause wrinkles Be on the lookout for these common things that can make you look much older . . . Who needs to wear sunscreen?Understanding your sunscreenSun protection for all children Be sun smart The holidays are almost here and the weather is getting warmer – the perfect reason to spend time outdoors. But it’s also important to be sun smart. 6 of the worst places to get sunburnt We've rounded up six of the worst places to get sunburnt this summer. QUIZ: Which of these 7 foods are good for your skin? There are many facts and myths about the link between foods and skin conditions. Test your knowledge on the subject. 7 skincare myths busted We bust seven skincare myths that you may still believe. Who needs to wear sunscreen? IN PARTNERSHIP: A big misconception is that people with dark skin don't need sunscreen. 6 things that can harm your skin this summer Avoid these common mistakes to have radiant skin. Sun protection for all children IN PARTNERSHIP: Children react differently to the sun as their skin is different to adult skin. Why do I need to use sunscreen? IN PARTNERSHIP: Find out when you should use sunscreen and how much is enough. Understanding your sunscreen IN PARTNERSHIP: Do you use sunscreen daily? Here's what it does for your skin. advertisement From our sponsors WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal voucher! Constipation in women SA's old diesel vehicles continue to fuel allergies Complete our allergy survey and stand a chance to win R 1000! Live healthier Wasting water? » South Africa is facing a water crisis Water saving tips Water quality report shocks SEE: How much water do you use per day? With level 4 water restrictions in Cape Town, residents are urged to use a maximum of 100 litres per person per day. Here’s how quickly it adds up. Life saving tip! » SEE: 10 things to keep in your first aid kit 10 first aid myths Here's why you need a first aid kit in the car Emergency services are often spread thin, especially when storms and major disasters strike. When travelling on the road, having a well-stocked first aid kit could be a lifesaver.