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02 December 2016

6 things that can harm your skin this summer

Avoid these common mistakes to have radiant skin.

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Sunny South Africa's beaches are very popular during summer. Over the festive season we flock to the coast and enjoy a good time in the sun.

But spending all this time outdoors can be harmful to your skin. The sun can cause damage and too much exposure can lead to wrinkles, marks, dry skin, and even cancer over time.

During the hottest season of the year we must take extra care to protect our skins.

But we often make mistakes, and forget about the fact that the sun might be harmful to our skins.

Here's are six things or habits that can be harmful and should be avoided as far as possible. In no time at all your skin will be radiant. 

 
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