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Are Screens Bad for Your Skin?

Are Screens Bad for Your Skin?

8 days ago
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Written by Christy Moody
The short answer is yes. Research shows that the blue light emitted from our electronic devices (...
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What are the Pros and Cons of Chemical and Physical Sunscreens?

What are the Pros and Cons of Chemical and Physical Sunscreens?

11 days ago
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Written by Christy Moody
You may have heard your dermatologist say that the best skin care is sunscreen. And while we all ...
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Is the Sun Stressing You Out?

Is the Sun Stressing You Out?

11 days ago
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Written by Christy Moody
Your time outdoors should relieve your stress, not add to it. After all, spending time in nature ...
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5 Reasons to Wear UV Protective Clothing

5 Reasons to Wear UV Protective Clothing

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Written by Christy Moody
We love sunscreen. It’s one of our very favorite inventions - especially for the bits that you ju...
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How Does UV Protective Clothing Work?

How Does UV Protective Clothing Work?

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Written by Christy Moody
As spring approaches and we spend more time outdoors, it's crucial to consider the harmful effect...
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The Healing Power of Nature: Science Speaks Up

The Healing Power of Nature: Science Speaks Up

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Written by Christy Moody
In a world dominated by screens, a shift towards nature is gaining recognition for its profound i...
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Palm Oil and Conscious Consumerism

Palm Oil and Conscious Consumerism

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Written by Christy Moody
Palm oil is such a commonly used ingredient in so many products that those of us living in consum...
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Do You Need to Wear Sunscreen in the Winter?

Do You Need to Wear Sunscreen in the Winter?

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Written by Christy Moody
While we may associate sun protection with sunny summer days, the winter sun can be just as harmf...
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Glowing from Within: The Power of Skin-Boosting Vitamins

Glowing from Within: The Power of Skin-Boosting Vitamins

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Written by Christy Moody
In the pursuit of healthy and radiant skin, skincare routines often take center stage. However, t...
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11 Foods that Are Good for Your Skin

11 Foods that Are Good for Your Skin

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Written by Christy Moody
A healthy diet can have a positive impact on your skin by providing essential nutrients that prom...
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UVA vs. UVB Rays: Do You Know the Difference?

UVA vs. UVB Rays: Do You Know the Difference?

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Written by Christy Moody
Whether you're a sun lover, skincare enthusiast, or simply curious about the science behind sun p...
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The Sun and Your Skin: Balancing Positive and Negative Effects

The Sun and Your Skin: Balancing Positive and Negative Effects

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Written by Christy Moody
The sun, with its warm embrace and life-giving light, has a profound impact on our lives. While ...
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Is Sunshine the Best Source of Vitamin D?

Is Sunshine the Best Source of Vitamin D?

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Written by Christy Moody
In a word: No. Which is great news if you're like me and wear sunscreen and a hat whenever you're outside. While UV light is an efficient method of Vitamin D absorption, there is no true marker of how much is enough. What we DO know for sure is that spending 15-30 minutes a day in the sun without sunscreen in UV light will cause sun damage to your skin over time. That's why dermatologists recommend that we spare our skin and seek Vitamin D in foods and/or supplements.
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Holiday gift guide

Holiday gift guide

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Written by Christy Moody
Although we’re “back” from the pandemic and our collective nerves are somewhat soothed after a tense primary election season, the holidays come with their own set of inflammatory pressures. Gift buying, travel planning and end-of-year work demands foist a trio of challenges that can feel like juggling kittens (or something less adorable). That’s why I’ve chosen PINK (and some silver) for this year's holiday gift guide. It’s the color of calm, hope, warmth and comfort. It’s playful and sensual. It wants you to take a bubble bath and chew bubble gum. It purrs. Pink is downright mirthful.
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