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6 Tips For Healthy, Glowing Summer Skin

Posted: 07/28/2011 8:26 am

Believe it or not, the key to healthy, glowing summer skin is not basking in the sun. As a skin-tanning expert and organic foodie, I offer six tips for keeping your skin healthy and beautiful all summer long -- and even into the early autumn months:

Play Shy With The Sun
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Sun exposure is responsible for up to 90 percent of aging damage. Minimizing UV exposure is the best way to prevent skin damage and many types of skin cancer. Let's face it, the sun is everywhere and it is no coincidence that you feel good when you're in it.
Studies show that sunlight exposure can affect your emotional well-being -- either by lifting your mood or leading to depression.

Safely use the sun to benefit your mood by spending 30 minutes outside, but never in direct sunlight. Some skin will always be exposed, so I'd recommend protecting it using sunscreen with an SPF of 30. Apply sunscreen 30 minutes before sun exposure and reapply frequently. Look chic on the beach with a great hat or umbrella. Skin cancer can develop in anyone. Know your skin and see your dermatologist annually.
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Spray-tanning expert Svetlana Feller is the innovative mind behind the first commercial spray tan treatment. In 2007--after many hours working with chemists and thousands of spray tan applications--she opened Spray di Sole, the original "spray-only" spray lounge in Studio City, California. In a few short years, Svetlana has become the most sought-after spray tan artist in Hollywood, perfecting the skin of stars from LeAnn Rimes to Sylvester Stallone. Using an organic high-grade vitamin-enriched solution that is nourishing to the skin, Svetlana combines specialty techniques that contour every body. She has been featured on "The Doctors" and "Good Day LA," and has written for or been interviewed in CoCo Eco, Genlux, Haute Living and Brides. Spray di Sole is featured on 5-Star hotel spa menus such as Trump SOHO and MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and has affiliates across the United States and Canada. Visit Svetlana on Red Room, where you can read her blog.