Why is my skin so dry even when I moisturize?

Maintaining healthy and hydrated skin is a goal for just about all of us. While countless people purchase and apply moisturizers in an attempt to keep their skin healthy and hydrated, the reality is that it is a commonly misunderstood practice. Keeping your skin healthy and moisturized unfortunately isn’t just as simple as buying a […]

How to apply mineral sunscreen: 5 things to know

Have you made the change to mineral sunscreen and chosen to stop using chemical based sunscreen products? Congratulations! We firmly believe that you will never look back as you choose all-natural sun protection while emphasizing the health of you and the environment. Now that you’ve chosen all-natural sun protection, knowing how to apply mineral sunscreen […]

Mineral vs. Chemical Sunscreen: 5 Important Differences

Sun protection is an important topic on the minds of millions of everyday people especially during the warmer spring and summer months. The variety and choice of available sun protection products has grown tremendously in recent years. While having a wide variety of choices available is a wonderful thing for consumers, it can also be […]

Wall Street Journal reports on FDA investigation into chemical sunscreen risk

The Wall Street Journal recently provided an update on the FDA investigation into the potential harm of chemicals found in common sunscreen products. Noting the FDA study published in January, six common ingredients were studied specifically: avobenzone, oxybenzone, octocrylene, homosalate, octisalate and octinoxate. In the FDA’s clinical trial of those ingredients, 48 healthy participants were […]

Mineral Sunscreen Guide: Why choosing the right sunscreen is so important

Choosing the right sunscreen is an important decision for individuals who spend a considerable amount of time outdoors and soaking up the sun. Most sunscreens are categorized across two broad categories: chemical sunscreen and mineral sunscreen. When choosing how to protect your skin, it is important to understand the differences between mineral sunscreen and chemical […]