START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: SPF

Ask the Doc: SPF and Sunblock Requirements

In 2011, the Food and Drug Administration released a whole lot of guidelines about sunblock. If you want to know the basics, listen to Dr. Friedman. …

add a comment

Ask the Doc: Lowest Effective SPF Levels

We admit it, tans look nice on a lot of people. But those same people want to avoid skin cancer, so what's the lowest SPF that protects? Learn more.…

add a comment

4 Tips for Safer Sunscreen

By Experience Life While recent research shows that a little sun exposure each day may benefit your health, most experts suggest that you protect yourself if you plan to spend long stretches in t…

68 comments

10 Disturbing Sunscreen Secrets

Just when you thought you knew everything there was to know about protecting yourself from damaging rays, we uncovered some sneaky sun-care truths. By Kimberly Goad, Women's Health Slathering …

148 comments

Top 8 Sunscreen Excuses

69% of women lie to themselves, saying they don't need sunscreen. Don't be one of them. Arm yourself with the simplest and strongest weapon we have against wrinkles, age spots, and skin cancer. …

136 comments

Secrets of a Top Skin Doctor

Women line up--and pay big bucks--to see her, but you can get her advice for free. No appointment necessary. You wouldn't take advice from a pudgy personal trainer, a chain-smoking M.D.…and certa…

94 comments

What’s Your Sun Safety IQ? (Quiz)

Before you soak up the summer sun, take our sun safety quiz to find out whether you're keeping your skin healthy. …

90 comments

Winter Skin Care Tips from the Experts

As far as the natural beauty industry is concerned, Nina Patino is a skin care miracle worker. This Ukrainian native has been an esthetician for 11 years, and six of those years have been spent at Pau…

7 comments

meet our writers

Diana Vilibert

Diana Vilibert is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn. You can be blog-friends with her at dianavilibert.com, or tweet her at @dianavilibert. more

people are talking

Good to know. Thanx for sharing ;0)

I'm informed that organic coconut oil taken at the start of a meal speeds up your metabolism. Don't…

I'd add on to exercise regularly which helps gas move through your system. But I do like that this p…