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Mature Skin Care

You may have been noticing the signs for a while: increased roughness, wrinkling, irregular pigmentation (coloration) or inelasticity. These are all normal changes in our skin as we age. You may have enlarged sebaceous (oil) glands. Sometimes, precancerous and cancerous lesions can occur with aged…

All about SPF

What is an SPF rating? Sun Protection Factor (SPF) refers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) approved techniques to assess the efficacy of a sunscreen in the Ultraviolet B (UVB) portion of the spectrum. An SPF rating does not measure Ultraviolet A (UVA)…

Sun Screen

There are two types of sun protection available: chemical sunscreens and physical sunblocks. A chemical sunscreen works by absorbing, reflecting or scattering the sun’s rays (UV radiation) before they affect the skin. A physical sunblock sits on the skin’s surface and reflects or scatters UV…