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How To Pick The Right Sunscreen

Posted 07.22.2014 | Healthy Living

The possible dangers of spending time in the sun have been getting a lot of attention these days, and for good reason — there are more than a millio...

LuluLemon's False Claim Is A Slap In The Face

Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP | Posted 07.18.2014 | Parents
Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP

Companies interested in sharing health messages should partner with physicians, nutritionists, nurses and educators versed in messaging for final editing/approval.

Serious About SPF: Expert Tips and Busting Myths

TueNight | Posted 07.16.2014 | Style
TueNight

It wasn't that long ago that the majority of sun-lovers were blissfully unaware of this. But as science began delivering the unhealthy news, and as the sun-is-bad-for-you stats got worse and worse, so did the myths and misinformation, which still continue today.

Swimming With The Kids

Carrie Kenny | Posted 07.15.2014 | Parents
Carrie Kenny

They scatter. I put my towel on my chair. I settle in. I start to sunscreen myself and wonder how the hell the hair on my legs can grow so damn quickly. Within seconds, someone is back, dripping on me. "I'm bored." "I'm hungry."

Faithful Shopper: In My Beach Bag

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.14.2014 | 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 07.14.2014 | Women
TueNight

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.

The One Thing You Can Do Daily To Tackle Dark Spots

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver & Raydene Salinas | Posted 07.18.2014 | Style

We've heard many explanations (err...excuses) from family and friends who do not wear sunscreen daily. From "I always forget to put it on," to "I hate...

You Might Want To Avoid Putting This Kind Of Sunscreen On Your Kids

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 07.09.2014 | Parents

Spray sunscreen may take half the time as lotions to apply, but health officials are unsure if they're completely safe. The Food and Drug Administr...

The Essentials You Need For A Lazy Day By The Pool

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 07.07.2014 | Style

Lazy days spent by the pool are one of summer's greatest pleasures. Of course, a quick dip in the pool will cool us down, but it's all about safely...

Here's What You Should Really Wear To The Beach

Lauren Del Turco | Posted 06.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Lauren Del Turco

With proper use of sunscreen and the right clothing, you can spend a day at the beach, on the green, or in the backyard feeling cool and comfortable and knowing that you are safe from the sun.

The 10 Most Common Sunscreen Slip-Ups

Posted 06.28.2014 | Healthy Living

By Karen Borsari for Life by Daily Burn Despite everything we know about the risks of sun exposure, skin cancer is still on the rise -- big time. ...

Your Seatbelt Isn't the Only Thing You Should Be Putting On in the Car This Summer

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler | Posted 06.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler

As a frequent commuter and lover of the road, I knew that I had to make a few changes to stay safe. I've compiled four key tips that I now follow in the hopes that you'll remember that a seatbelt isn't the only thing you should be putting on in the car this summer.

How to Choose Sunscreen: Part 2

Jay Lickus | Posted 06.11.2014 | Fifty
Jay Lickus

The bottom line is that selecting the proper sunscreen can be a chore. Before diving into the sea of choices, let me make it completely clear that everyone needs some sort of protection when spending time in the sun. No one is immune to the effects of extended exposure.

How to Choose Sunscreen

Jay Lickus | Posted 06.10.2014 | 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.

How To Put Sunscreen On A Toddler

Wendi Aarons | Posted 06.10.2014 | Parents
Wendi Aarons

1. Find a toddler. They're usually the two-foot-high maniacs running around the house with a fistful of Goldfish screaming, "Mine! Mine! Mine! Nooooo! Wahhh!" before crashing face-first into the coffee table.

5 Eco-conscious Sunscreens for Outdoor Adventures

Sierra | Posted 06.09.2014 | Green
Sierra

The sunscreens on our list are chemical-free, protect against both UVA (skin cancer-causing) and UVB (sunburn) rays and are all under $25.

Abigail Wise

You're Putting On Your Bug Spray All Wrong

HuffingtonPost.com | Abigail Wise | Posted 06.09.2014 | Healthy Living

'Tis the season for picnics, bonfires and camping, but along with the sunshine and fresh air come insects. Not only are they annoying and their bites ...

Why You Should Start Wearing Sunscreen To The Nail Salon

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.30.2014 | Style

The nail salon industry isn't going to be happy about this news. We've already written about how gel manicures can pose serious health risks, and ...

9 Places We Never Remember To Put Sunscreen

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 05.25.2014 | Healthy Living

We all know we should wear sunscreen. Whether or not we do -- or do so correctly -- is a horse of a different color. But skin cancer remains the mo...

Dana Oliver

How Much Sunscreen Do You Really Need For Your Body?

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Oliver | Posted 05.23.2014 | Style

As a beauty editor, I can't say or write these three words enough: Put on sunscreen. And not just during the summer months when it's scorching hot, bu...

5 Skin Cancer Misconceptions You Probably Still Believe

Glamour | Posted 07.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Glamour

Once a year, have a full-body skin check by a dermatologist. Make sure she checks your scalp, eyes, and mouth. So make an appointment. Don't think you're too young, too dark-skinned, too anything to get skin cancer. You're not. Just go.

Summer Is Almost Here... Which Can Only Mean One (Terrible) Thing

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.20.2014 | Style

Ahhh, summertime. A season where sunscreen is plentiful, but somehow, so are terrible sunburns. No matter how much sunscreen you buy or how many times...

It's Time for the U.S. to Catch Up on Melanoma Prevention

Wendy K.D. Selig | Posted 07.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Wendy K.D. Selig

Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays and the resulting cellular damage is a leading risk factor for developing melanoma -- and that risk factor is something we can control and reduce.

Our Seven Favorite Travel Apps

Jacada Travel | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Our team of luxury travel designers (real not virtual) at Jacada Travel take care of all our clients' itinerary planning, preparation, and look after them every step of the way until they get home.

5 Easy Ways You Can Soothe Sunburn

The Active Times | Posted 07.12.2014 | Healthy Living
The Active Times

Anyone who's ever suffered sunburn (whether mild or severe) knows that the fiery feeling of inflamed skin is one we'd all rather avoid. Your skin is i...