Talk

Advanced search

Mumsnetters aren't necessarily qualified to help if your child is unwell. If you have any serious medical concerns, we would urge you to consult your GP.

Whether to use sun block if so which one? Help..

(4 Posts)
Summerlover Tue 14-May-13 19:13:44

Please help. My DS is 5 months. Whether I should be using sun block or not on him? If so which one?

ilovepowerhoop Tue 14-May-13 20:35:04

strictly speaking he should be kep out of direct sunlight but you can get baby suncreams so you could put some of that on exposed areas. I'd choose one with good UVA and UVB ratings

Forgetfulmog Tue 14-May-13 20:38:57

I use the Simple baby sun cream. Agree babies shouldn't be exposed to sun, but that's practically impossible so just put it on exposed skin so any contact with the sun won't damage him. Buy a good uv-blocking parasol too.

Summerlover Tue 21-May-13 10:57:32

Thank you for your advice.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now