What is it?
Solar Dermatitis is a skin condition caused by exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light from the sun. It can cause redness, itching, and burning of the skin. Symptoms can range from mild to severe. Sunburns, heat rash, and photosensitivity are all forms of solar dermatitis. You can get solar dermatitis by spending too much time in the sun without adequate protection such as sunscreen. Fortunately, solar dermatitis can be healed with proper treatment. It is important to use sunscreen and limit sun exposure to protect yourself from solar dermatitis.