Free shipping on all orders over $50  |  Play smart. Play safe. Non-toxic suncare

What Are the First Signs of Skin Aging?

by kelly / November, 11 2020 01:30
Unfortunately our skin starts to age before most of us realize it. Of course, the earlier we start preventing skin aging the better. And prevention is much easier and less expensive than treatment. So the sooner we can identify and see the signs of skin aging, the more we can do to prevent it and slow it down. But what are the starting signs, well we’ve got the answers… [More]

Tags: , , ,

Homemade Sunscreens Don’t Work According to New Study

by kelly / November, 4 2020 01:30
Homemade or DIY sunscreens don’t work and they can be dangerous. Ok, so we’re a little biased because we do run a sunscreen company after all but a number of studies looked into these homemade sunscreen recipes and found they are not safe to use. Why? Well, check out the latest study which recreated 15 online recipes and found all had an SPF below 6 – not very protective. [More]

Tags: , , , ,

New Study Finds Skin Elasticity Declines with Sun Exposure

by kelly / October, 21 2020 01:30
One of causes of skin aging is the sun. Experts agree that wearing sunscreen and practicing good sun protection can help prevent and slow down skin aging. Don’t believe me? Well a new study from the Biological Science Research Laboratory of Kao Corporation, a leading international ingredient supply company, proved that skin elasticity declines with sun exposure. [More]

Tags: , , ,

Rihanna Wears Sunscreen – No Matter the Season

by kelly / September, 30 2020 01:30
Here’s another thing to add to the list of things I love about Rihanna – she believes in wearing sunscreen year-round. Yes, Rihanna delivered one of the best responses when someone questioned why she was wearing sunscreen now that it’s getting colder. For her sunscreen is an everyday thing, no matter the season. [More]

Tags: , ,

Why Your 40s Is Your Skin’s Tipping Point

by kelly / September, 23 2020 01:30
Today we’re talking about what happens to your skin in your 40s. We’ll cover the other decades in the future but for now I’m being selfish and talking about the 40s. That’s because I’ve now entered my glorious 40s. While your skin does start to show the signs of aging in its 40s, fortunately it’s not too late to keep your skin looking youthful for years to come. [More]

Tags: , , ,

Sunscreen Gets Some Love in the Coronavirus Stimulus Package

by kelly / September, 9 2020 01:30
In case you missed it, we did at first, the March 2020 CARES Act - also known widely as the stimulus package - gave some love to sunscreen. Surprised? We were too. Plus it’s buried in a 300 plus page document! It’s a bit surprising but also important because it effects the type of sunscreens you’ll be able to buy. Here is a summary of the new rules around sunscreen. [More]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Back to School Outdoors? Essential Sun Protection

by kelly / September, 2 2020 01:30
Back to school in 2020 is looking a little different. For some classes are going to be held outside for as much and as long possible. If your school is going outside this year and your kid is attending, here are some essential supplies you might need. [More]

Tags: , , ,

Does The Wind Increase Your Chances Of Getting Sunburn?

by kelly / August, 19 2020 01:30
A sunny and windy day can feel awesome but it can also be dangerous to your skin. We know that spending time in the sun without proper sun protection can lead to sunburn and sun damage. But it surprised me to learn that the wind can also be harmful to our skin. [More]

Tags: , , , ,

How To Choose the Right Sunscreen

by kelly / August, 12 2020 01:30
Is there a right type of sunscreen? The answer is the right one is the one you will use again and again, every day. There are some basics that your sunscreen should have and we’ll explain those below. But instead of telling you what the right one is – we’ll lay out the options that exist on the market today so you can make the best choice for yourself. Of course we’d always love for you to choose our sunscreen. [More]

Tags: , , , , ,

Does Your Scalp Need Sun Protection?

by kelly / August, 5 2020 01:30
Quick answer - yes your scalp needs sun protection. Why? Well, skin cancer can develop on the scalp. Many of us (I hope) are religious about putting sunscreen on our face but how many of us think about our scalp? I know I often forget and I run a sunscreen company. Fortunately protecting your scalp is easy and should be done every day. [More]

Tags: ,