Get Smart About Sunscreen This Summer

You already know that wearing sunscreen reduces your risk for skin cancer while preventing the development of wrinkles, dark spots, and other signs of aging. But what formula should you buy? How much do you need to apply? And what do the numbers really mean? Before heading down the shore this summer, get smart about sunscreen with these three tips for sun safety.

The Scoop on SPF

SPF stands for sun protection factor, but sunscreen buyers often misunderstand the meaning of this number. The SPF of your sunscreen formula correlates with the percentage of the sun’s rays that can shine through. For example, SPF 30 blocks 97% of the sun’s rays, while SPF 50 blocks 98%. Dermatologists recommend relying on a sunscreen of at least SPF 30, or higher if you tend to burn easily. In addition, the Skin Cancer Foundation notes that even an SPF 50 formula can reduce your risk for some types of skin cancer by up to half with regular use.

The Science Behind Sunscreen Ingredients

Two different types of sunscreen ingredients protect your skin from the sun in different ways. Chemical sunscreens soak up UV rays before they can penetrate and damage your skin. Examples include formulas with octisalate and avobenzone. Physical sunscreens actually block and disperse the rays so they can’t reach your skin. Look for labels that include zinc oxide and titanium dioxide.

The Benefits of Broad Spectrum

The sun’s rays are so dangerous to the skin because they expose your cells to harmful UV radiation. UVA rays penetrate deep into the skin and can cause cellular changes that may lead to cancer. UVB rays have a shorter reach and cause red, painful sunburn. Buy a broad-spectrum sunscreen formula, which is effective against both UVA and UVB exposure.

Unfortunately, even faithful sunscreen use can’t completely guard against sun damage. If you have concerns about the sun’s visible effects on your skin, get in touch with William Franckle, MD, FACS, a South Jersey cosmetic surgeon. Dr. Franckle also offers noninvasive procedures that can reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Call the office at (856) 772-6500 or request a consultation to learn more about fillers like Juvederm and Restylane.

Dr Franckle

Meet Dr. William Franckle Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

We know that you have many options when choosing a plastic surgeon. Dr. Franckle and his staff are dedicated to providing you with a caring and professional surgical experience. Time and time again our patients credit Dr. Franckle’s expertise and the kindness of our staff as the reason for choosing our practice. Dr. Franckle is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ASPS), the only board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties to certify surgeons in the practice of plastic surgery. Attention to detail, meticulous skill, and an artistic eye make Dr. Franckle an expert in such procedures as rhinoplasty (nose job), breast augmentation (breast implants), abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), facelift, and non-surgical treatments (Botox and injectable fillers).

Dr. William Franckle Testimonials
@wfrancklemd

We’re Hiring! 🌟⁠

We are looking for our next All-Star Front Desk Coordinator – This is a full time position⁠

Email your resume to info@wfrancklemd.com⁠

#njjobs #vorheesnj #cherryhillnj #njhiring #hiringvorhees #vorheesnj #jerseyjobs #frontdeskcoordinator #applynow
...

This 40 year old patient was unhappy with the appearance of her abdomen and breasts. ⁠

She had mild prosis with pseudoptosis and desired to lift her breasts slightly without the use of an implant. ⁠

She choose to undergo a mastopexy (breast lift). ⁠

Her abdomen had a significant diastasis with a bulge in the upper and lower abdomen. ⁠

Dr. Franckle performed an abdominoplasty along with the mastopexy.⁠

See the full before & after photos on our website #linkinbio⁠

#mommymakeover #beachseason #beachbody #njmommas #njmoms #cherryhillnj #vorheesnj #jerseyshore #jerseymom #njtummytuck #njlipo #njbreastlift
...

🐚 Step into that refreshed feeling with our VIP membership program! ⁠

As a member of REFRESH you are our top priority. ⁠

REFRESH members receive advanced notice of new products, new treatments, specials and events before anyone else. ⁠🤎

That means you get access first to our schedule so you get the appointment date and time you need!⁠

🌾What is the Cost to Join REFRESH?⁠

There is a $99 annual fee to be a member of REFRESH. Depending on your treatment needs, many of our patients see the cost of membership back in savings within their first injectable treatment.⁠

🌾How Do I Join?⁠

The first step is scheduling a consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. William Franckle. ⁠

At your consultation, a treatment plan will be developed, customized just for you and your aesthetic goals. If you are already a current patient of ours and would like to join REFRESH, please reach out by form or phone 856-391-9651.⁠

#refresh #summerlook #jerseybeaches #njplasticsurgeon #njfillers #njinjectables #njcosmeticsurgery
...

Is a Brow Lift Right For You?⁠

Horizontal forehead wrinkles, often referred to as “worry lines” between your eyebrows, and drooping skin around your eyes and eyelids are all signs of aging that appear in the upper portions of the our face. ⁠

What can you do to treat that area? ⁠

A brow lift is a versatile procedure that can help reduce these wrinkles and fine lines, leaving behind fresher, more youthful-looking skin around the eyes, on the bridge of the nose, and up to the hairline. ⁠

Typically, brow lift procedures yield the best results for patients between the ages of 40 and 65. Younger patients may be good candidates for the procedure if they are genetically predisposed to heavy brows or deep lines in the upper face. ⁠

Visit >> wfrancklemd.com #linkinbio for more info or give us a call at 856.619.7516⁠

#browlift #njborw #browliftnj #cosmeticsurgery #plasticsurgery #njplasticsurgeon
...

Remember, loving yourself is more than skin deep. Happy Pride Month 💝✨ #pride2021 ...

🖤 #hereforyou ⁠

Read more testimonials on our website via #linkinbio ⁠


#NJplasticsurgeon #breastliftnj #njbreastlift #njcosmeticsurgeon #njcosmeticsurgery #njbreastaug #njbest #njsummer21 #jerseyshore
...

What to expect: Butt Enhancement 🍑⁠

Butt enhancement will likely take two to three hours. This is largely dependent on the amount of liposuction required. The procedure is often performed in an outpatient facility, allowing patients to return home after spending a few hours in recovery. ⁠

Before undergoing your buttock lift, anesthesia or intravenous sedation will be administered in order to maintain patient comfort throughout the procedure.⁠

🍑 First, the common areas of the body that have enough fat deposits will undergo liposuction. This fat will be removed from areas such as the hips and abdomen. Once this fat is removed, it will be purified and made injectable. ⁠

🍑 Following the purification process, the fat will then be administered to the soft tissues of the buttocks, likely focusing on the upper region for ultimate fullness. ⁠

🍑 The injectable fat will likely fall between 300 cc to 600 cc of fat per buttock. This fat transfer can help achieve the desired perkier appearance of your backside and slimming of your abdomen, hips, and more.⁠

Read more on our website via #linkinbio ⁠

#buttaug #buttlift #njbuttlift #njplasticsurgeon #njcosmeticsurgery #njbeachbody #njbootylift #njbuttlift #njliposuction #vorheesnj #cherryhillsnj
...

Here's wishing you A meaningful Memorial Day 💕💐 #memorialdaynj #memorialday2021 #honorandthanks ...

William Franckle, MD., FACS

| | 856.772.6500
Call Now Button