The nurse is educating a new mother about the dangers of sunburn for her 3-month-old infant. Which of the following is the best advice?

"Babies under 6 months old should be kept out of the sun as much as possible."
"Sunscreen should not be used on infants younger than 6 months."


•Infant's skin is very sensitive to the sun. Therefore, they should be kept out of the sun until six months of age.

•Sunscreen should not be used until the infant can be out in the sun.

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