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Protect Skin With These Summer Sun Safety Tips

This past Monday Memorial Day marked the unofficially first day of summer. Many celebrated with barbecues and trips to the beach or by opening up household pools. 951 more words

Prevention

Sunscreen Hall of Shame

excerpted from EWG Sunscreen Guide*

There are a lot of sunscreens on the market: some good, some bad and then the shameful.

Those in the last category are not only a waste of money and time but also potentially harmful. 80 more words

Pond's Anti-Wrinkle Cream, Rejuveness - Evaluated for Toxicity

The Pond’s Anti-Wrinkle Cream, Rejuveness worked wonders for my face during the awful, “Winter Skin” experience, and I thought it had relatively safe ingredients. I didn’t fully realize what these ingredients meant for my health, and now that I do, I am horrified. 1,150 more words

Skin Care

Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Water-Light Daily Face Suncreen SPF 60

http://www.neutrogena.ca/sun-care/light-weight/ultra-sheer-water-light-daily-face-sunscreen-spf-60

Active Ingredients: Avobenzone (3%), Homosalate (10%), Octisalate (5%), Octocrylene (7.5%), Oxybenzone (5%)*

Pros:

  • No white cast
  • Easy to apply
  • Milky consistency

Cons:

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Hydroquinone & Oxybenzone

Hydroquinone

Can be listed as: Hydroquinone

Can be used for: Skin-lightening treatments and creams and is used as a contaminant in other beauty products.

Info: Banned in the United Kingdom. 134 more words

Ingredients For Sensitive Skin

  • Vitamin K, Vitamin P: Strengthens skin veins
  • Camomile, Aloe, Corn Flower, Allantoin: Soothes the skin
  • Algae Extract: Provides nutritions
  • Titanium Dioxide: Protects the skin from UV lights…
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The One Thing You Need To Save Big

When it comes to picking between generic and name brand, generic offers a great way to save money. One of the best items to buy generic is over-the-counter medication. 83 more words

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