Category Archives: Sun Protection

In-Depth Review of Our Complexion Protection Sunscreen

With summer finally here, you’re probably eager to spend as much time outside as possible. That requires a reliable sunscreen that’s capable of protecting your skin from the sun’s damaging rays, which can lead to premature aging. However, many brands contain questionable agreements that may not be the best for your body. Continue reading In-Depth Review of Our Complexion Protection Sunscreen

Why Is Sunscreen So Important for Your Skin?

Spending time outdoors enlivens your body and soul. In terms of your health, sun exposure also helps your body produce vitamin D, which is integral to your body’s absorption of calcium. Excess sun exposure is detrimental, however, which is why wearing sunscreen is a must when spending any time outside. Here are a few of the many reasons why sunscreen should be a part of your skincare arsenal all year long. Continue reading Why Is Sunscreen So Important for Your Skin?

Sunlight Can Damage Your Skin Even in the Winter – Here’s What You Can Do About It

Sun and CloudsIt is a common misconception that once the temperatures start to drop and the snow starts to fall, the sun can’t do anymore damage to your skin. That is simply not true. Though it is true that the atmosphere blocks some of the sun’s harmful UV rays during the winter, it doesn’t block all of it. In fact, in some places throughout the world, the sun’s UV rays are almost as strong in the winter as they are in the summer. If you plan to spend a lot of time outdoors this winter, you should be aware of how the sun can harm your complexion and what you can do to protect yourself. Continue reading Sunlight Can Damage Your Skin Even in the Winter – Here’s What You Can Do About It

Meet Your New Favorite Sun Protection Product

Sun protection is a year-round skincare necessity. But research is starting to show that some of the technologies and products used for sun protection now are actually damaging your skin and/or compromising your overall health. Endocrine disruptors, carcinogens and a bunch of pore-clogging ick make a lot of the most popular sunscreen brands poor choices.

What to use instead? Hale Cosmeceuticals’ sun protection. Continue reading Meet Your New Favorite Sun Protection Product

How the Sun Can Damage Your Skin…and How to Keep that from Happening

Summer is here, and so is the season of days spent by the swimming pool, trips to the beach, barbeques, time outside and lots. of. sun. 

Those summer rays may feel good on your skin, but it isn’t always good for your skin. While sun exposure is necessary for your body to create vitamin D, overexposure causes and accelerates signs of aging, cell damage and skin cancer.

Sunscreen protects you from overexposure and all the skin health detriments that come with it. Want the deets? Read on… Continue reading How the Sun Can Damage Your Skin…and How to Keep that from Happening

Science of Skincare: Why Your Makeup’s SPF Isn’t Enough for Sun Protection

Sun protection is essential to skin health. Unfortunately, most people are probably not getting adequate sun protection on a daily basis, leaving their skin vulnerable to harmful UV radiation and all its ill effects—sags, lines, wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and, worst of all, increased risk for some types of skin cancer.

Applying makeup with SPF is a good start, but alone, it does not provide adequate protection against sun exposure.

Built-In SPF Is Usually Inadequate for Effective Sun Protection

Mineral makeups and other makeup products that contain SPF usually have a maximum sun protection factor of Continue reading Science of Skincare: Why Your Makeup’s SPF Isn’t Enough for Sun Protection

4 Ways to Manage Your Skin in the Summer Heat

Brighten Your Complexion!

Summer presents a lot of opportunities to show off your radiant skin. At the same time, it presents some challenges to keeping your skin glowing. Increased melanin and oil production along with sweat and environmental contaminants make for uneven skin tone and blemishes, not to mention bug bites and burns. But with just a few tweaks to your everyday skin care regimen, you can effectively manage your skin so that you can put your best face (and body) forward all season long.

All-Over Sun Damage Prevention Every Day, No Exceptions

Managing your skin means managing your skin’s risk for Continue reading 4 Ways to Manage Your Skin in the Summer Heat