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"Why Am I Brown?"

Kathleen Dennehy | Posted 02.24.2017 | Parents
Kathleen Dennehy

She finally asked. Due to currently being embedded in the “why” phase, This Old Mom should have known it was coming. Becky shows up for a playdate...

Why We Usually Have No Idea We're Getting a Sunburn

Quora | Posted 08.05.2016 | Science

Why is it so hard to tell you're getting a sunburn? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answer...

6 Things You Need For Your Peeling, Sunburned Face

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 07.22.2016 | Style

Sunburn is THE worst. It hurts to move, breathe and generally exist when your skin feels like lava. It also makes you molt like a caterpillar, but ins...

6 Rules for Pregnancy-Safe Sunscreen

Well Rounded NY | Posted 07.19.2016 | Parents
Well Rounded NY

By Emily Barth Isler Summer is in full swing, and you have a bun in the oven. We've got bad news for you: pregnancy leaves your skin more susceptible...

12 Natural Sunburn Cures

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by the editors of Prevention magazine Your day of summer fun is winding down and what do you know? You got burned and now you need a sunburn remedy. ...

6 Dermatologist-Approved Ways To Soothe And Heal A Sunburn

Thrive Market | Posted 06.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Thrive Market

So what can you do when fun in the sun turns into a disaster? These six tips might not reverse the damage overnight, but they can ease some of the pain. Hey, I'll take it!

Why I'm Terrified I'll Get Skin Cancer

Mary Novaria | Posted 06.15.2016 | Fifty
Mary Novaria

I was careless with my skin as a teen and now I'm terrified of getting skin cancer like my father. Even though my fair, Irish skin would freckle and burn it didn't stop me from trying to achieve that golden glow featured in glossy magazine ads for Hawaiian Tropic and Bain de Soleil.

Attention Grooms! Don't Shave Beard at the Last Minute

Sandy Malone | Posted 03.24.2016 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Everybody loves funny wedding memories, but something that happens to the bride or groom's face isn't really funny. I'm sure this groom would have had a much better time at his wedding and reception if he didn't know he looked stupid, and if his face hadn't been burning. Take care so that you can have the most fun possible!

Jessica Alba's Company Responds To Complaints About Sunscreen

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 12.29.2016 | Healthy Living

Some customers are angry over a celebrity sunscreen they say is ineffective -- but the company says its product works if used as directed. Honest Comp...

Here's What's Actually Happening To Your Body When You Get A Sunburn

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.19.2015 | Healthy Living

We all know too much time in the sun can cause skin cancer, but do you know what's actually causing your sunburn? A new video from SciSchow explains e...

Cool New Finds for Your Beach Bag

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 06.18.2016 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

It's sweltering. Your clothes are starting to stick to the back of your legs. You're ready to head to the pool or nearest body of water but before you do, check out these innovative ideas for your beach bag...from new accessories to functional towels and even a sunscreen that the kids will likely love!

There's A Wearable Device That May Help Prevent Skin Cancer

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 06.18.2015 | Healthy Living

Worried about getting a sunburn? Swap your Fitbit for June. June is a wearable device that looks like a jeweled bracelet and bills itself as a "bea...

Sunscreen Wars

Alexandra Rosas | Posted 06.03.2016 | Comedy
Alexandra Rosas

It's summer, and that means one thing. Time for the sunscreen wars. Ask your kids why they hate having you put sunscreen on them and they'll spit their reasons out like seeds in a watermelon eating contest

A Bracelet That Defends Against Sunburns

PureWow | Posted 05.12.2016 | Healthy Living

That red-as-a-lobster look from falling asleep in the park doesn't suit you so well. (Pardon us while we reach for the aloe.) You could, you know, r...

Watch How To Cover Up That Embarrassing Sunburn

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 05.07.2015 | Style

There is no shortage of information warning against sun damage or products to prevent it from happening. Still, no matter how cautious you are about s...

Sunburn Cure: Tamanu Oil Beats Aloe

Valerie Frankel | Posted 06.28.2015 | Travel
Valerie Frankel

It seems every time I travel, my skin goes crazy. In Mexico, my hands turned into lobster claws. In Tanzania, an allergic reaction to malaria meds blew up my lips to Big Ang proportions. I came home from Fiji with MRSA.

Amanda L. Chan

What Actually Happens When You Get A Sunburn | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 08.29.2014 | Healthy Living

It's been a long, hot summer, and for many of us, our skin is certainly feeling the effects. Without proper protection, like sunscreen, clothing and s...

10 Tips For Treating A Bad Sunburn

Posted 08.17.2014 | Healthy Living

By Melaina Juntti for Men's Journal You were out on the boat all day, you forgot to reapply sunscreen and before you knew it, you scored a nasty su...

An Open Letter To All The Sunburn Spectators

Katie Hoffman | Posted 07.30.2014 | Comedy
Katie Hoffman

Do you think I'm somehow unaware of the fact my skin is on fire, my bra straps feel like they're made of barbed wire, and in a few days I'm going to be molting?

Faithful Shopper: In My Beach Bag

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 09.13.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

We're in the heart of beach season, and it's time to replenish our stock of essentials, from sunglasses to sunscreen, books to laptops and everything in between.

Blister in the Sun: Goth Girl Goes to Puerto Rico

TueNight | Posted 09.13.2014 | Women

I hate summer. Heat and humidity make me feel physically ill and I'd far rather shovel my way through a snow bank than feel as though I'm being roasted from the inside out. I loathe the sun. It's just so bright. And hot.

5 Essential Summer Safety Tips

April McCormick | Posted 08.27.2014 | Parents
April McCormick

The warm beautiful weather, outdoor activities and family fun are plentiful this time of year. Unfortunately, so are the opportunities for sunburns, heat rashes, bug bites, water dangers and many more summer activity hazards. Here are five summer safety tips.

Chace Beech

5 Surprising Summer Skin Problems And How To Avoid Them | Chace Beech | Posted 06.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Summer is "officially" almost here, but for many of us the season has already begun with long evenings spent by the lake, backyard barbecues and the w...

Anna Almendrala

Scientists May Have Found Humankind's Original Addiction | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.27.2014 | Healthy Living

In studying how ultraviolet radiation affects skin, scientists may have stumbled across humankind's original addiction: sunlight. A new study in th...

How to Choose Sunscreen

Jay Lickus | Posted 08.10.2014 | Fifty
Jay Lickus

Yes, it's summertime but if you are going to be out in the street dancing then please take some precautions. Wear some sunscreen people. Especially at our age.