Quick Answer: Does steroid cream cause thin skin?

Over-the-counter hydrocortisone is the lowest-potency steroid cream available, but could cause thinning of the skin if used daily for many consecutive weeks. This is especially true if steroid cream is used on thin, sensitive skin such as the eyelids, genital areas, or the folds of the skin. Is skin thinning from steroid cream reversible? In …

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Does broad spectrum sunscreen protect against UVA and UVB?

Now, thanks to the FDA regulations, if the product is labeled broad spectrum, it means that the UVA protection is proportional to the UVB protection. … Today, you can be confident in a sunscreen’s ability to protect you from UVA and UVB rays if you see “broad spectrum” and an SPF of 15 or higher …

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