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5 Ways to Get Healthy for National Nutrition Month

by kelly / March, 22 2017 01:30
Quick reminder that March is National Nutrition Month – there’s still time to celebrate. Of course, you can continue any and all healthy habits way past March. Now, if you’re unfamiliar with this awareness month, I included some facts about it in addition to the five tips to help you – and me - participate. [More]

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Most States Ban Sunscreen in Schools – Did You Know?

by Will / March, 15 2017 01:30
A little known fact, all sunscreens (or sunblocks if you call them that) are considered over-the-counter (OTC) drugs by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This has many consequences. One is that in almost all states sunscreen can’t be given to students. Interesting right? Read on… [More]

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Dermatologists Unanimously Agree Sunscreen Prevents Skin Aging

by kelly / March, 8 2017 01:30
The results are in! In a recent survey 100% of dermatologists agreed that sunblock prevents skin aging ,97% said sunscreen protects against skin cancer and 100% recommended using at least an SPF 30 sunscreen. So I have to say, it’s great to see dermatologists agreeing on the importance of sun protection. [More]

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Sunny Travels: Hawaii’s Kauai Relaxes the Senses

by kelly / March, 1 2017 01:30
I feel fortunate, this year we were able to get our extended family together for another annual trip. We went to Kauai over President’s Week and it did not disappoint. It left me in awe and happy. [More]

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Women Who Use Sunscreen Are Exceptional Skin Agers According to New Study

by kelly / February, 22 2017 01:30
Sunscreen is the best anti-aging weapon. Numerous studies, the American Academy of Dermatology, the Skin Cancer Foundation and major fashion magazines (like Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar) all support this point. Adding another one to the books is a new study that found women who use sunscreen are more likely to be exceptional skin agers when compared to women who almost never do. [More]

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Skiing Skin Care

by kelly / February, 15 2017 01:30
There’s nothing better than fresh mountain air on a blue bird day. But a day on the mountain can also do damage to your skin if you’re not careful – think sunburn, windburn and dryness. Thankfully we have some quick hit tips so your day on the slopes can be safe, fun and memorable. [More]

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Valentine's Sale - Save 20%

by kelly / February, 8 2017 01:30
It's that time of year to celebrate the one you love. I know that should be everyday but it's kind of fun to go even bigger once a year for Valentine's Day. As part of going bigger - enjoy our special Valentine's Day Sale. Save 20% on all our products from our moisturizers to our cleansers to our sunscreens. Just use code VDAY20 at checkout* to save now through Tuesday, February 14th. [More]

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Ingredient Truths: Soothe Skin with Shea Butter

by kelly / February, 1 2017 01:30
Why have dry crackly skin this winter when it can be soft and supple instead? How? Make sure you have some shea butter in your skin care products. [More]

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New Dermatology Study Finds Beach Umbrellas Are Not Sufficient for Sun Protection

by kelly / January, 25 2017 01:30
Heading to the beach soon for a little summer vacation in the middle of winter? Don’t just rely on your beach umbrella to protect you from the sun. A new study recently published in JAMA Dermatology found that a beach umbrella alone was not enough and is less effective than sunscreen at preventing sunburns. [More]

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Discovering Block Island: Winter on the Block

by kelly / January, 18 2017 01:30
Block island is known for its awesome summer season but there’s also beauty, tranquility and some fun to be had in the winter. There’s so much to do and see in the winter plus you can get a spectacular beach sunrise or sunset all to yourself. [More]

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