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Ingredient Truths: Burdock, An Ancient Skin Remedy

by kelly / October, 18 2017 01:30
Why not use ingredients that have stood the test of time – ones that have been used for hundreds or thousands of years? Burdock is one of these ingredients. [More]

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The Lazy Person’s Guide to Skin Care

by kelly / October, 11 2017 01:30
The 10-step Korean skin care process seems to be all the rage – but really, who has time for that? We all lead busy lives. So what are the essentials to keep your skin glowing while doing the least amount possible? All it really takes is three steps practiced year-round... [More]

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SPF Makeup – Enough Protection for the Fall?

by kelly / October, 4 2017 01:30
The immediate answer to this age-old question - makeup with SPF is not enough to protect you. So why the confusion? Well, summer is over and you might be thinking that you can remove sunscreen from your skin care routine but dermatologists urge you to rethink this decision. [More]

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Despite What Tom Brady Says, Drinking Water Does Not Prevent Sunburn

by Will / September, 27 2017 01:30
Tom Brady - yes, the famous Patriots quarterback - has a new book out. In it, he covers a lot including a suggestion that drinking water is a good way to protect your skin from sunburn. Um…can we just say no? Tom is a great quarterback but he is not a healthcare expert. [More]

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Ingredients Truths: Supple Skin with Almond Oil

by kelly / September, 20 2017 01:30
Almond oil is a fantastic ingredient in skincare products. It’s been used for ages as a way to soothe chapped and dry skin thanks to its fatty acids. That’s why you’ll find it in so many skin care products – including our cleanser and night cream. [More]

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Discovering Block Island: Fall on the Block

by kelly / September, 13 2017 01:30
Fall is one of my favorite times on Block Island. The traffic slows down but the weather remains warm enough that I can dip my feet in the ocean and get a spot on the beach all to myself (with some sunscreen in tow). Plus there’s still so much fun to be had on the island. So book a ticket to the Block and check out one of these fall happenings. [More]

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3 Skin Care Myths – Critical Mistakes Everyone Makes

by kelly / September, 6 2017 01:30
It’s back to school time, almost fall and a perfect time to revisit your skin care routine. There is so much information out there today on skin care it’s hard to know what’s good vs. bad and what works for your particular skin. However, there is some advice that is universally wrong. Here are three important skin care myths I often see. [More]

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New Tiny Beads Might Save Reefs from Chemical Sunscreens

by Will / August, 30 2017 01:30
A little bit of oxybenzone, a very common chemical UV filter found in sunscreens (not ours!), can kill coral reefs. Not only do the reefs die but also the ecosystem they support can fade away too. It’s why states like Hawaii are trying to pass legislation to ban sunscreens with oxybenzone. Encouragingly, researchers from the University of Puerto Rico are working on a fix (of course, switching to an all-mineral sunscreen like ours would help too). [More]

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Save 25% on SPF Products - End of Summer Sale Through Labor Day

by Will / August, 22 2017 01:30
There are still a few more weeks of summer left! Be sure to stay protected and stock up on our SPF products. From now through Labor Day save 25% on our sunscreen and SPF moisturizer.* Just use code SUN25 at checkout. Here's to summer fun! [More]

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4 Crucial Suncare Tips Doctors Give Their Friends

by kelly / August, 16 2017 01:30
Ever wonder what the experts think about your skin and the sun? Well we’ve rounded up some sound advice from some top doctors across the country. It’s not only advice they give to their patients but also to friends and family – so you know it’s not only helpful but also meaningful! [More]

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