Jan 09, 2015 1:00 AM

Author: Lori Bonham

If your winter activities includes some skiing, remember that sun safety is as important in winter as it is in summer. In fact, it’s even more important on snowy mountains since 80 percent of the sun’s rays are bounced off the snow and back at us. Even on cloudy days we can get a sunburn! Check out the infographic to learn why and to see how you can protect your skin.

Lori Bonham

Lori Bonham is a marketing associate with University of Utah Health Care.

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