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

Gwyneth Paltrow Angers Dermatologists Everywhere

by kelly / April, 7 2021 01:30
Dermatologists are not happy with Gwyneth Paltrow right now. Why? Well it all started when she shared a video of her skin care routine for Vogue. In the video she shows herself applying sunscreen to only a few spots on her face – like it’s a highlighter. Or, as Gwyneth calls it, “the area where the sun really hits.” Now, I think we know why dermatologists don’t agree with her sunscreen application method… [More]

Tags: , , ,

Discovering Block Island: Hotel Week

by kelly / March, 31 2021 01:30
April might just be the perfect month to visit Block Island. Why? Well, if you really want to go to the island and are looking for fantastic deals on lodging, than look no further than Rhode Island Hotel Week. [More]

Tags: ,

Should You Reapply Sunscreen If You Don’t Go Outside?

by kelly / March, 24 2021 01:30
I know, it sounds a bit crazy, so bear with me. This past year many of us stayed inside a bit more. While this caused some habits to change - one habit that shouldn’t change is wearing sunscreen every day. Yes, even indoors you need to wear sunscreen - more on that below - but do you need to reapply your sunscreen if you’re inside all day? [More]

Tags: , , ,

5 Ways Your Phone Can Prevent Skin Cancer

by kelly / March, 17 2021 01:30
Yes, you read the headline correct. Your phone can actually be a pretty awesome tool to help you protect your skin and prevent skin cancer. The best part - most of us all have phones and, good or bad, they’re always nearby nowadays. So we’ve got some clever ways to use your phone to help your skin… [More]

Tags: , , ,

Hawaii Adds New Sunscreen Ingredients to Its Ban

by kelly / March, 10 2021 01:30
Hawaii’s sunscreen ban officially took effect at the start of 2021. It’s not a ban on all sunscreens (that would be dangerous to our skin!) but it is a ban on certain chemical sunscreens. Of course mineral sunscreens (like ours) are still considered safe by Hawaii and excluded from the ban. But now Hawaii is considering adding even more chemical sunscreens to its ban list. [More]

Tags: , , , , , ,

How Your Partner Can Reduce Your Risk of Skin Cancer

by kelly / March, 3 2021 01:30
There are so many benefits to being in a healthy and fulfilling relationship. Many studies show that these relationships can lead to a longer and healthier life. And one more new benefit of a great partnership is sun protection. Yes, you read that right! A new study shows that support from your partner can improve your sun protection habits. And good sun protection habits often lead to less sun damage and reduced skin cancer risk. Who knew! [More]

Tags: , , ,

Grapes Could Protect Against Sun Damage

by kelly / February, 24 2021 01:30
Leave it to nature to give us some of the best products for our skin care woes. For example, sun damage is something many of us fight throughout our life. It’s not good for our skin and something we should all try to avoid. A new study from the University of Alabama’s Department of Dermatology found some pretty cool results when it comes to sun damage and grapes. [More]

Tags: , , , ,

Winter Sale - Save 20% Today

by kelly / February, 17 2021 01:30
Warm up with our Winter Sale. Save 20% on our moisturizers, cleansers, and SPF products. No code necessary! [More]

Tags:

How Our Skin’s Wrinkles Actually Form

by kelly / February, 10 2021 01:30
Most of us have some idea of what causes wrinkles – the sun and aging. But do you know how wrinkles actually form in our skin? Probably not. Well, new research from Japan reveals the root cause of wrinkles and it’s fascinating. [More]

Tags: , , ,

Is a Moisturizer with SPF Enough?

by kelly / February, 3 2021 01:30
The answer to that question is YES – a moisturizer with SPF is enough. But it comes with a caveat. A lot of how effective it is depends on if you’re using the product – or any SPF product really - correctly. Unfortunately many people don’t. Thankfully we’ve got you covered and break down the facts on SPF moisturizers and how to use them properly. [More]

Tags: , , , , ,