5 Surprising Summer Skin Problems And How To Avoid Them

HUFFINGTON POST — Summer is “officially” almost here, but for many of us the season has already begun with long evenings spent by the lake, backyard barbecues and the welcome sound of an approaching ice cream truck. But with the luxuriously warm days comes something a little less pleasant… summer skin conditions or, as they are known to specialists, “summer dermatoses.” We talked to New York City dermatologist Bobby Buka, MD, JD about summer specific skin conditions that we should all keep on our radar. Of course, the most common summer skin ailment is sunburn. It is important to stay protected, but there are quite a few other heat related skin issues that could jeopardize your summer fun. Here are five summer conditions you might not be thinking about, but should be.

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