Category Archives: Sunscreen

Rain or shine, you need to protect your skin!

You don’t need sunscreen when you’re going to work in the early morning or returning home after 6pm, because the UV rays are weaker at those times. But between March and October, a good sunscreen of at least SPF30, should always be used between 11am and 3pm, when the sun is at its highest. This applies even […]

What Should You Look for in a Pair of Sunglasses?

How to choose the right sunglasses Not all sunglasses are created equal, and you can’t use price as a gauge of quality, as many of the higher priced brands cost more because of fashion, not function. Therefore, when choosing a pair of sunnies, look out for the following: Avoid sunglasses that simply say “absorbs UV,” instead look […]

Sunglasses are no longer just a fashion accessory….

Just like your skin, your eyes are susceptible to damage from unprotected sun exposure. The skin around your eyes, including your eyelids, is among the thinnest and most sensitive on your body, making it particularly vulnerable to wrinkling and age spots – which is a common problem that we receive aesthetically. But your eyes themselves can […]

A common sunscreen myth that could be harming you!

If it’s cold or cloudy outside, you don’t need sunscreen.Unfortunately, rain or shine you still need to apply sunscreen to maintain your beauty aesthetically. Up to 40% of the sun’s ultraviolet radiation reaches the earth on a completely cloudy day. This misperception often leads to the most serious sunburns, because people spend all day outdoors with no protection from the […]