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Here's How to Deal If You Wind Up With a Sunburn

Missed a spot with your sunscreen? Read on.

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Last week, summer weather finally hit New York City. And because it had been so anxiously awaited through weeks of spring showers, just about everyone spent the entire weekend frolicking outside — and plenty of us wound up with the sunburns to show for it. Consider this a reminder to double down on your sunscreen practices. (Here are some of our favorite formulas to stock up on.)

But if it's too late and you've already wound up with singed skin, beauty vlogger Jennifer Chiu is here to offer up some at-home remedies. (You can also check out this handy tutorial for covering up a sunburn with makeup.) Chiu's easy DIY at-home remedies involve ingredients like peppermint oil, yogurt and baking soda, and each one takes only a few minutes to whip up. You can watch the full video below to see each of her methods for coping with a sunburn — and next time, remember to look for a broad-spectrum formula with an SPF of at least 30 and to reapply, reapply, reapply. 

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