Protect skin during cancer treatments

10 Tips to Protect Your Skin During Cancer Treatments

Chemotherapy and radiation can make your skin ultrasensitive. Here’s how you can protect your skin as you undergo cancer treatments.

1. Wash treated skin gently with warm water

2. Use a gentle low-pH cleanser

3. Avoid shaving treated skin

4. Don’t scratch, rub or scrub your skin

5. Avoid using hot or cold packs unless doctor says it’s okay

6. Wear soft, non-irritating fabrics

7. Use products that are hypoallergenic, alcohol and fragrance-free

8. Moisturize after showering while your skin is damp

9. Protect your skin from the sun using SPF

10. Don’t apply anything sticky to your skin

What has helped you maintain healthy skin during cancer treatments?

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