A dermatologist weighs in on the quickest way to remedy the redness.

By Brandi Broxson
June 27, 2016

The scalp is one of those areas that often goes unnoticed when applying sunscreen. “Even if you have a full head of hair, your scalp is at risk for a sunburn,” says Arielle Nagler, a dermatologist at NYU Langone Medical Center, in New York City. Here’s what to do if you return from a day in the sun and discover your scalp is red and tender.

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