To really understand how to soothe and manage sunburn you have to understand what you just did to the largest organ we call the skin by staying out too long. Ultraviolet light causes oxidative damage to the skin cells just as rust accumulates on metal when left exposed to moisture....
1. Sunscreen - SPF 30+ with plenty to reapply as you go. Be sure it is labeled as Broad Spectrum
2. Broad Brim Hat - Covering is the best way to play if you are going to be out in the sun.
3. Parasol - these are actually coming back into style. Create a fashion statement! Be bold.
Rosacea is a condition that causes flushing and redness in a characteristic distribution affecting the central face (cheeks, nose, chin and forehead), followed by the skin behind the ears and chest, the latter two of which are often forgotten about.