Where can I get Sunscreen?
There are several brands of sun screen available in Kenya, such as natural Honey from Colomer, and Nivea companies. The price ranges between Ksh. 700 and 1500 or higher, depending on the sun protection factor.
ASK has made arrangements. with albinism, sun screen of SPF 30 and above at a much lower rate than the prevailing market price. Personswith albinism can contact ASK for more information on cost of sun screen from Colomer. However even with the sun screen, persons with albinism are advised not to stay too long in the sun.
What is the sun protection factor (SPF) that persons with albinism need to protect their skins? The Higher the sun protection factor the better, but any sunscreen with an SPF factor of 30 and above should offer sufficient protection.