Protecting Against the Sun When You Are Around Water

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For many, the sea or lake is a place of tranquility and relaxation. They offer an array of entertaining activities, yet it is important not to forget certain elements of skin safety amid all the excitement. Watery areas are unforgiving places for your skin, and the dangers Read More...

Benefit From The Sun, Safely

Boost Your Mood with Sunshine We have all experienced the Monday morning blues, when the rain is hammering on the window outside and the skies are murky and grey. It can instantly dampen your spirits, not to mention your outfit for the day. Therefore, when the sun sparkles it Read More...

Sun Protection Tips: Maintain Healthy Skin

According to the Academy of Dermatology, almost one in five Americans is expected to develop some type of skin cancer in his or her lifetime. Each year, more than one million new cases are diagnosed in the United States and over 10,000 people will die from this disease each Read More...

Skin Damage: What the Sun Can Do!

Over years of exposure to the skin, the sun can have an effect on the skin that can cause premature aging, skin cancer as well as other skin changes. Prolonged exposure to the sun is linked to many skin changes that were commonly believed to be due to aging, like easy Read More...

What is SPF?

When considering a sunscreen to purchase, one of the most important factors to look for is the correct SPF. SPF, or Sun Protection Factor, is a laboratory measure of the effectiveness of sunscreen. The higher the SPF, the more protection against UVB a sunscreen offers. Read More...

Protecting Your Skin with Sunscreen

Most people enjoy spending time outdoors and feeling the heat of the sun. The sun’s rays may feel good on your skin but they can also cause damage to your skin and increase your risk of skin cancer. Sunscreen is one of the easiest ways to protect your skin. It is Read More...

Skin Cancer During Winter Months

As the cooler weather hits, we put away the summer clothes in preparation for the frigid temperatures of winter. The one thing we don’t often think about is that our skin needs to be protected from the damaging rays of the sun all through the year. What most people Read More...

The Dangers of Ultraviolet (UV) Light

Ultraviolet, or UV, light is electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength shorter than that of visible light. It got its name because the spectrum consists of electromagnetic waves with frequencies higher than those that humans identify as the color violet. UV light is found Read More...

Skin Cancer During Winter Months

As the cooler weather hits, we put away the summer clothes in preparation for the frigid temperatures of winter. The one thing we don’t often think about is that our skin needs to be protected from the damaging rays of the sun all through the year. What most people aren’t Read More...
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