A Quick Guide to Sunburn Severity

A Quick Guide to Sunburn Severity

Everyone who has suffered a sunburn knows that sometimes your skin will feel a little tender, and other times it feels as though your skin is going to melt off and your brain will stop functioning. This is because not all sunburns are created equally. Some can be...
Chlorine: a Cause for Concern?

Chlorine: a Cause for Concern?

With the sun out and summer in full swing, everyone wants to head to the pool! There’s nothing quite like getting some sun on your face and taking a dip to cool off. What many don’t realize, however, is that pool chemicals can be very detrimental to the health of your...
Every Day Dangers Facing Your Face

Every Day Dangers Facing Your Face

A poem by Shel Silverstein once began by asking, “Where did you get such a dirty face, My darling dirty-faced child?” Unfortunately, “chewing the roots of a rose, And digging for clams in the yard with my nose” are occurrences which are so unlikely that they rarely...
Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May is skin cancer awareness month, so before it’s over, we want to make sure you’re doing what you can to prevent skin cancer in your life. Skin cancer is one of the most diagnosed types of cancers worldwide, and being aware of how to spot common signs is just as...