Shingles is an extremely painful condition. Absolutely stay OUT of the sun.
Do You Have To Avoid Sun Exposure If You Have Shingles Rash On Scalp Or Forehead? My Sister (age 46) Was Diagnosed Yesterday & We Leave For Jamaica In 2 Weeks.
Don't cancel anything, but preventative measures should be taken, wear a hat outside, use sunscreen, use common sense. That goes for everyone, wear sunscreen! Melanomas are a bitch, they will kill you.