Sunscreen Health

Heal the Burn: How Nutrition Affects Sun Protection

Kristin Wiens | Posted 07.12.2015 | Canada Living
Kristin Wiens

While complete sun abstinence is unlikely for most of us, sun "awareness" and proper sunscreen use are the most important things you can do to prevent sunburns and reduce your risk of skin cancer. There is growing evidence that the foods you consume may influence risk and offer some protection.

Apparently, You Can Now Drink Your Sunscreen

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada Living

A U.S. company claims to have created a drinkable sunscreen that can combat the harmful effects of the sun by isolating frequencies needed to neutrali...

10 Places You Should NEVER Forget To Apply Sunscreen

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Living

Hot, humid weather is here and while most people's skin is sensitive to sun damage, the most common spots for sunburns are the places we forget to app...

Sunscreen Myths: Turns Out You Don't Need To Reapply Sunscreen Daily

The Huffington Post Canada | Karen Kwan | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

We know we have to wear sunscreen daily, that tanning beds are bad for us, etc., etc. But when it comes to sunscreen specifics -- especially in terms ...

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About The Sun?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Living

Sunscreen in the morning and reapplication every two hours: sounds simple right? A recent survey by sunscreen makers Banana Boat, revealed that onl...

Strange Places We Get Sunburns

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 06.08.2012 | Canada Living

Fingernails, eyelids and the tops of our ears -- these delicate body parts somehow get left behind when we put on sunscreen. With National Sun Awa...