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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Sunscreen

Last year
# Your Say
Poll: Do you wear sunscreen when it's sunny in Ireland?
The HSE is urging people who work outdoors to be smart when it comes to the sun.
All time
# Your Say
Poll: When it's sunny in Ireland - do you wear sunscreen?
It’s going to be a warm and sunny week across the country.
# Your Say
Poll: When it's sunny in Ireland - do you wear sunscreen?
It’s going to be a sunny week across the country.
# word of warning
Hugh Jackman tells people to wear sunscreen after another skin cancer surgery
The actor said he is “an example of what happens when you don’t wear sunscreen”.
# here comes the summer sun
Better late than never! It's going to hit 24 degrees today
Dust off the swimming togs.
# sunburn art
People are getting sunburned on purpose for 'sunburn tattoos'
Everybody’s free (to wear sunscreen).
# burn baby burn
There's a high UV rating today so slather on that sunscreen
It’s expected to reach 22 degrees today with a UV index between 6 and 8.
# Your Say
Poll: When the sun shines in Ireland - do you wear sunscreen?
Do you carry on regardless in the heat of the Irish midday sun — only investing in an annual bottle of Factor 15 when you head for a week in The Algarve?
# Heatwave
HSE: Older people, children and manual workers risk 'serious harm' in heatwave
Along with the Department of Health, they have issued a number of tips to keep people cool and safe during the good weather.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you wear sunscreen when out in the sun?
What do you do to make sure your skin is protected from harmful UV rays?
Column: You can get a tan from a bottle, so save your skin
People in Ireland seem to be obsessed with getting a tan – but this country has one of the highest skin cancer rates in the entire world. It’s time to wake up to the real danger sun of exposure, says Pauline Power, who was diagnosed with a melanoma at 29.
# Sunscreen
Irish company wins €500k deal to make sunscreen for satellites
Enbio signed the contract with the European Space Agency.
# Sun burns
Maker withdraws sunscreen after reports that lotion can catch fire
Five users of UltraMist spray-on sunscreen caught fire when the sunscreen they wore came into contact with flames.
# scorchio
GALLERY: 13 of the worst sunburn pictures we could find
If you’re annoyed about being at work and not getting to enjoy the sun, at least you’re not risking a burn like this…