How to Get Teens to Wear Sunscreen: Nurturing Teens Sunscreen Habits.
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by John Morabito
1M ago
How to Get Teens to Wear Sunscreen: Nurturing Teens Sunscreen Habits As a former founder of a sunscreen company, a skin cancer sufferer and a mom of two teenagers, you would think that my kids would be avid sunscreen wearers - sadly not! As little kids I was able to apply sunscreen for them but once they hit pre-teen it was extremely difficult. US Sun Care Habits vs Abroad When I taught briefly after I graduated from university in New Zealand the idea of being sun aware was pretty much ingrained in kids through school, parents and the community. Phases such as ‘no hat no play’ were commonly h ..read more
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What is UVA and UVB Radiation?
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by John Morabito
11M ago
What is UVA and UVB Radiation? Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is a type of energy produced by the sun and certain artificial sources, such as tanning beds. While UV radiation is crucial for the production of vitamin D in our skin, excessive exposure poses significant risks. This article delves into the distinct characteristics and impacts of UVA and UVB radiation on our skin, how to protect oneself, and the role of sunscreens in offering protection. The Differences Between UVA and UVB UVA and UVB are two types of ultraviolet rays that reach the Earth's surface and have distinct properties and effe ..read more
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Understanding Sunscreens: Roll-On vs Stick Sunscreen
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by John Morabito
11M ago
Understanding Sunscreens: Roll-On vs Stick Sunscreen In the quest to keep our skin healthy and protected from the sun's harmful rays, the type of sunscreen we use plays a crucial role. Among the myriad of options available, two formats that stand out are roll-on and stick sunscreens. These forms of sun protection are both portable and convenient, making them perfect for on-the-go application. This article explores the key differences between these two sunscreen types to help you make an informed decision. What are Roll-On and Stick Sunscreens? Roll-On Sunscreens Roll-on sunscreens are a form o ..read more
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How to Get Sunscreen Out of Fabric
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by John Morabito
1y ago
How to Get Sunscreen Out of Fabric The warmer season means spending more time outdoors and using more sunscreen to protect your skin from harmful UV rays. When you're spending time at the beach, the last thing you want to worry about is getting sunscreen stains on your clothes. If you've ever gotten sunscreen stains on your clothes, you know it can be a pain to get out. But sometimes, you can't avoid it. It happens to the best of us! If you're wondering how to get the sunscreen out of fabric, stop worrying. Here are some simple steps to get sunscreen stains off your clothes and make them look ..read more
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How to Get Sunscreen Out of Your Eyes
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by John Morabito
1y ago
How to Get Sunscreen Out of Your Eyes While summer may be coming to an end, that doesn't mean that sun protection is any less important. While you protect yourself with sunscreen, it’s possible for some to seep into your eyes. Getting sunscreen in your eye is a pain like no other. It may lead to a burning feeling that can last for hours. Opening your eyes may be difficult, especially outside under the bright sun. The preservatives or chemical ingredients in sunscreen cause an intense stinging sensation. Avobenzone is one chemical that irritates when it comes in contact with your eyes. Althou ..read more
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Benefits of Wearing Sunscreen
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by Kirsten Hopstaken
1y ago
Benefits of Wearing Sunscreen We're all well aware that the sun is great for our health. It provides us with good-for-you vitamin D, makes us happy and gives us that healthy glow. However, we also know that too much sun can be damaging to our skin and lead to conditions such as skin cancer and premature aging. Luckily, it's all too easy to protect your skin from these dangers by simply using sunscreen. This post discusses the benefits of wearing sunscreen so you can make an informed decision about protecting yourself and keeping your skin in tip-top condition! The Benefits Sunscreen can prote ..read more
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24 Beach Essentials
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by Kirsten Hopstaken
1y ago
24 BEACH ESSENTIALS YOU NEED FOR A DAY OF FUN IN THE SUN It's the last hurrah of summertime—and what better way to celebrate than with a day at the beach? Regardless if you are out for an afternoon, or looking to escape for the day, you'll probably need to stock up on some basic necessities to ensure that your outing is a success. That said, we’ve put together a list that we’ve split into 12 beach day essentials and 12 beach bag essentials to prepare you before you head out! First up are the 12 unique and practical beach essentials to pack for your next coastal day: 1. Sunscreen Protecti ..read more
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Rachel's Summer Reflection
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by Rachel Henderson
1y ago
My family’s last summer hurrah was a trip to Europe that had been planned before COVID-19 (and one we had to take before losing the booking!). After such an awful year of lockdowns, the death of my father in New Zealand, and natural disasters, we decided to take the plunge and head to Paris with the knowledge that at a moment’s notice our plans could change with COVID restrictions. As I send my kids off to school this week, I reflect on the fact that this trip has given our family a new appreciation for life as it used to be. To take in all the beauty around us from Paris to the Swiss Alps, I ..read more
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UVA vs UVB Rays
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by Kirsten Hopstaken
1y ago
UVA VS UVB RAYS: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? UVA, UVB and even UVC rays, oh my! What do they all mean? And, should you be concerned about one more than the others when you’re enjoying time outside at the family barbecue? The short answer about one being worse than the other is yes, and we’ll answer any “sunburning” questions you may have as we go. Before you get too worried, though, just make sure not to overdo it when you're outdoors – and follow our helpful tips for protecting your skin with sunscreen! What is UV Radiation? If you remember from your science class, the abbreviation in UV Radiatio ..read more
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Why Use Roll On Sunscreen
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by Kirsten Hopstaken
1y ago
WHY USE ROLL ON SUNSCREEN? Applying sunscreen every day can keep our skin looking young and protect us from the damaging rays of the sun. Yet, many of us still choose to venture outside unprotected. We often ignore the advice of dermatologists because sunscreen lotions are messy to apply and often leave our hands feeling sticky and our skin oily. However, there is another way, and that’s with roll-on sunscreens. Our roll-on sunscreens provide all the protection of creams and lotions without the mess – and they can even be fun to apply! Rolls on in 60 Seconds Project Sunscreen’s roll-on sun pr ..read more
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