Aug.10.2017 Back to News Feed

Beyond sunscreen: Protecting yourself from the sun

Sun protective clothing has gained attention over the last few years — but does it really work?

"They do work, and the most important thing is protecting yourself from the sun's rays, and a broad spectrum of them — UVA and UVB rays," said Dr. Shane Stephenson, Methodist Physicians Clinic HealthWest.

But not all protective clothing rates the same, he said.

KMTV's Audra Moore: Beyond sunscreen: Protecting yourself from the sun