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Anti-Aging, prevent premature aging, Prevent Skin Cancer, Sun, Sun Damage, Sun Protection, Sun Spots, The Sun and the Skin -

With summer on the wraps, let's talk SUN DAMAGE. The sun's impact on your skin reveals it's aging effect over time. Yes, our skin does need the sun to initiate Vitamin D synthesis, but it's essential to do it safely to avoid the harmful side effects of UV exposure. Primary Signs of Sun Damage: 1. Pigmentation: When the skin is bare to the sun, it begins to stimulate melanin production enabling the melanin to move closer and in greater amounts to the surface of the skin as a defense mechanism. As a result, pigmentation develops on the skin as one of the visible consequences. 2. Wrinkles: As the skin comes in...

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Skin Health, Sun, Sun Protection, The Sun and the Skin, UV, UV Radiation, Vitamin D -

Today, sun exposure has become an outstandingly increasing concern; the sun’s deceivingly joyous beaming rays are not so blissful at all. With rising skin cancer rates, according to the American Cancer Society, “more than 1 million cases of non-melanoma skin cancer diagnosed yearly in the United States are considered to be sun-related.” Yes, it is true that the sun enables vitamin D synthesis, but ask yourself, “what are the alternatives, and what can I do to stay protected and keep my skin looking young?” The sun’s effect on skin is far greater than simply what is revealed to the naked...

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