SunburnOverview

overview

Sunburn is red, hot and sore skin caused by too much sun.

symptoms

Sunburnt skin is red, hot and sore to the touch. It may flake and peel after a few days. In severe cases, you may get blisters.

treatments_overview

You can usually ease sunburn with things like aftersun cream and painkillers. Have a cool shower and drink plenty of water to cool down

Page last reviewed: 18/01/2019
Next review due: 18/01/2022