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15, 30, 50, 70... Which SPF Should I Use?

GalTime | Posted 07.19.2016 | Healthy Living
GalTime

If you're sensitive to the sun, are taking medications that make you more sensitive to the sun or have had skin cancer in the past, dermatologist recommend you use an SPF 50.

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...

Guys, You Can Wash Your Face With Sunscreen

PureWow | Posted 07.13.2016 | Style
PureWow

There's no denying the importance of SPF in our daily lives. But when we're not explicitly on a beach, it's easy to forget. And if we're being completely honest, sometimes we don't like how it feels on our skin.

40% Of Sunscreens Don't Make The Cut For Safety

Michael Lazar | Posted 07.08.2016 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

When you head out into the sun, and you've taken the time to apply sunscreen, the last thing you should have to worry about is the efficacy or safety ...

This Sunscreen-Pooping Seagull Is Getting Slammed As Stupidest Ad Ever

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 07.07.2016 | Weird News

If you can’t gain fame and glory by being the best, you might as well do it by being the worst — or at least, the “stupidest.” This Nivea ad, ...

Chic Beach Must-Haves

Melissa Meyers | Posted 07.06.2016 | Style
Melissa Meyers

Looking for some great beach must-haves? Check out my faves for this summer... 1.) Swim Suit SAME SWIM I'm obsessed with the bikini's from SAME SWIM...

What's The Deal With 'Natural' Sunscreen?

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 07.05.2016 | Healthy Living

What's your number one priority when shopping for sunscreen? According to Consumer Reports, nearly half of shoppers seek out a "natural" sun protectio...

Beauty Essentials For Sun-Kissed Pool Lovers

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 07.01.2016 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

For exactly one month of summer, I essentially set up residence at my local pool, where my kids have swim team practice followed by tennis and endless...

Everything You Need To Know About Choosing The Best Sunscreen

The Huffington Post | Serina Mehrian | Posted 07.05.2016 | Healthy Living

Fourth of July weekend is upon us, and along with barbecue equipment, beach toys and sandals, don't forget to stock up on some sunscreen for the holid...

This Is The Most Popular SPF On Pinterest

Teen Vogue | Posted 06.17.2016 | Style
Teen Vogue

For Teen Vogue, by Tina Ferraro. Photo: Courtesy of Neutrogena It covers all the bases. Sun: it's bad for your skin. You totally get it. So is the...

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.

10 Tips to Reduce Summer Allergy Symptoms

Robin Wilson | Posted 06.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Robin Wilson

Hot and humid summer weather can impact allergy symptoms -- and to ensure that your indoor and outdoor activities are not impacted by "wheezing and sneezing" moments. Our tips will allow you to manage, reduce and (perhaps) eliminate allergens in your indoor and outdoor environment.

Excuse Me While I Lather My Child In This Toxic Death Cream

Sarah Kallies | Posted 06.03.2016 | Parents
Sarah Kallies

I've had it. Please, and I mean this from the bottom of my overly exhausted heart, take your scientific pie chart and shove it.

Waterslide That Puts Sunscreen On Kids Is A Parent's Dream Come True

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 06.03.2016 | Parents

Parents, your days of slathering sunscreen on wiggly, impatient kids may be over. Nivea has teamed up with ad agency FCB Cape Town to create the Sun S...

10 Best Sunscreens to Protect Your Skin

Melissa Meyers | Posted 05.27.2016 | Style
Melissa Meyers

Every year, the Friday before Memorial Day is National Sunscreen Day! With summer around the corner and the rising intensity of the sun, it's extremel...

The Sunscreens You Need To Get You Through The Summer

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 06.02.2016 | Style

Memorial Day weekend is the official start to summer and while most people spend a lot of time picking out their bathing suit and sandals, most people...

Apply Safely--A Sunscreen Safety Guide

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Toni Becker, member of the Rodale's editorial team Sunshine is great, but the sun's rays? Not so much. Both UVA and UVB rays pose se...

Using a Sunscreen With High SPF Might Not Actually Protect Your Skin

Teen Vogue | Posted 05.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Teen Vogue

It makes sense in theory: If you're super pale and you burn easily, you should use the highest SPF you can find when you go out in the sun, right? Not necessarily. The reality of what various SPFs offer in the way of protection -- and which ones you should be using -- is a bit more complicated than that.

Let's Talk About Melanoma (And Why Protecting Your Skin is Worth It)

Genesis Rodriguez | Posted 05.17.2016 | Latino Voices
Genesis Rodriguez

Some people think that having darker skin means you will not get melanoma. This is not just a myth; it is a dangerous misconception. The truth is, melanoma doesn't discriminate. All types of skin need protecting.

Sunscreen May Hurt Male Fertility, Study Warns

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 04.25.2016 | Healthy Living

As summer approaches, new evidence suggests men should be aware of what they're using to protect their skin -- particularly if they're planning on sta...

A Girlfriend's Guide to Music Festivals: 7 Survival Tips

She's Fit To Lead | Posted 04.14.2016 | College
She's Fit To Lead

Obviously, you want to look good since you'll be capturing every moment on Snapchat and Instagram. But remember, music festivals = sweaty people, mud, spilled drinks, and other ick. If it's not washable or disposable, don't bring it.

How To Apply Lotion To Your Back Without Anyone's Help

PureWow | Posted 04.06.2016 | Style
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PureWow

You could ask a friend or significant other for help but probably don't want to rely on them every single day... for the rest of your life. Here, a qu...

The Lazy Girl's Guide To Wearing Sunscreen All Year Long

Glamour | Posted 02.12.2016 | Style
Glamour

By Caroline Solomon, Glamour Photo: Sonny Vandevelde/Style.com Sunscreen. It's important. And it's just as important in the winter (sun's stil...

Myth Buster: Black People Do Need Sun Block

Dayvee Sutton | Posted 01.21.2016 | Travel
Dayvee Sutton

Tis the time of the year when "snow birds" fly south. It's peak tourism season from Florida to the Caribbean, Mexico through Central and South America...

'The Skin Game'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 01.19.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

For the past 40 years, which is how long I have been in journalism, I have had a nose for news. So I guess it was not surprising that the news I received recently involved my nose.