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Sunscreen Park City UT

Sunscreen protects your skin from sunburn. See below for local retailers in Park City that provide access to water-resistant sunscreen, UVA protection, and UVB protection, as well as advice and content on sun exposure, SPF, the UV index, and the recommended re-application frequency of sunscreen.

Later David Od
(801) 942-7171
2165 E 9400 S
Sandy, UT
(801) 467-8200
2290 S 1300 E
Salt Lake City, UT
Tj Maxx
(801) 484-1446
1122 Brickyard Rd
Salt Lake City, UT
Burns David Od
(801) 261-1113
5959 S State St
Salt Lake City, UT
Sears Roebuck and Co
(801) 268-5026
6191 S State St Ste 300
Salt Lake City, UT
K-Mart Store
(801) 266-4437
4670 S 900 E
Salt Lake City, UT
Sundance Catalog
(801) 487-3400
2201 Highland Dr
Salt Lake City, UT
Mervyn's California Department Stor
(801) 487-0671
1154 Brickyard Rd
Salt Lake City, UT
Fashion Place
(801) 265-0504
6200 S State St
Salt Lake City, UT
Sam's Club
(801) 262-6446
6525 S State St
Salt Lake City, UT

Functions Of The Skin

Functions of the Skin

The skin has several important functions.

  1. It provides a protective barrier, defending the body from all outside environmental influences, including extremes in temperature and exposure to disease organisms such as harmful bacteria and infections, wind and ultraviolet rays from sunshine. 

  2. It acts as a thermostat, retaining heat or cooling you down with sweat.

  3. It acts as a waste disposal. Certain waste is expelled from your body 24 hours a day through your skin in the form of excess water, toxins and carbon dioxide.

  4. It is important in body processes such as respiration, and metabolism.

  5. It provides you with a sense of touch to help you communicate with the outside world.

  6. It responds to sudden changes in emotions.

  7. The skin is the body's main organ of sexual attraction.

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Skin Care