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Hi, this is Dr. Pennington.
Can you attach a picture of the sunburned area?
How long were you in the sun?
Do you take any medications?(some make you sun sensitive)
Oh gosh, you did get a sunburn, but nothing to serious.
You may put some lotion or aloe lotion on it for relief.
YOu may peel in a few days.
Important to use sunscreen in the future!
Yes, it will swell and burn, worse at night and in the shower.
5-6 days before the skin peels.
I am sorry. It does hurt a bit.
Aloe gel and cool compresses will help.
You are welcome! Good luck! And sunscreen!