Busting 4 Myths to Keep Your Skin Safe During Water Sports

One of the best parts of summer is splashing around in the water and spending time on the water. Swimming and other water sports such as water skiing are a refreshing escape from the heat and humidity. Kayaking is a great way to explore familiar territory with fresh eyes. And who doesn’t enjoy a relaxing boat ride to relax and reflect? Spending time at the ocean, your favorite lake, or cruising the river is highly rejuvenating, but it is important to protect your skin from the sun and the elements.
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How to Protect Your Skin During Outdoor Sports

It’s only natural that when the weather is nicer, we are more active. Participating in outdoor sports is good for the body and the soul. You get a necessary dose of Vitamin D, and the sunshine naturally uplifts your mood. Despite these benefits, it is important to not forget about skin protection as you hit the trails, work on improving your golf swing or whatever else the outdoors may be calling you to do!
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Skin Care Tips for Music Festival Season

Summer is officially here and so is outdoor music festival season. Dancing the day and night away is definitely fun, but being out of your regular routine can increase the risk of damaging your skin.
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Skin Tips for the Men in Your Life

It is a common myth that skin care is only for women, but men also need to take the health of their skin seriously. After all, the skin is our largest organ and may exhibit clues about our internal health. With Father’s Day approaching, now is the perfect time to...

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How to Spring Clean Your Skin Care

As the end of May approaches, you may be feeling the change of seasons. Perhaps you did some major spring cleaning projects and are now ready for your summer adventures. Or, maybe you are still working on it so you can have your house (and life) a little more...

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How to Protect Your Skin While Camping

With Memorial Day coming up this weekend, many people (myself included) will be heading outdoors for the first camping trip of the summer season. While it’s wonderful to have some time away to relax in the outdoors, the sun, dirt and changes in your routine put you...

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10 Ways to Protect Your Skin this Summer

Summertime is a great chance to get a healthy dose of Vitamin D and a number of health benefits from being in nature. Whether you’re planning to spend your time outdoors hiking, fishing, boating, playing golf or tennis, watching kids’ sports, or just relaxing at...

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Are You an Emmett Skin Type?

Do you have dry scaly skin? Maybe your skin is itchy too? Have you been diagnosed with allergies or an autoimmune skin condition such as eczema (atopic dermatitis), psoriasis or vitiligo? Have you tried a variety of prescription creams, lotions and ointments that...

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Are You an AMBER Skin Type?

Do you have splotchy, uneven skin? Does it darken into freckles, melasma, or liver spots when you are out in the sun for too long. Have you tried skin-lightening creams and treatments only to find that you then have to be extra cautious going in the sun because...

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