The Importance Of All Year Round Sun Protection

With Fall here and winter approaching your first impulse might be to ease up on your sun protection. Don’t. Sun safety and protecting your skin against UV damage is a year-round commitment. According to Bruce E. Katz, the director of JUVA Skin & Laser Center in New York, “The sun’s harmful rays are just as Read More

Why Exfoliate?

Many consumers, both men and women, have probably asked themselves “why exfoliate?” After all, it’s an additional step in one’s skincare routine, so it’s important to know why it can be beneficial for the skin (when done properly). What does “exfoliate” mean? Broadly stated, it involves rubbing a granular substance on the skin to help Read More

Summer Sun, Vitamin D and Sunscreen

Much has been said about summer sun, Vitamin D absorption, and sunscreen use Vitamin D performs many important functions in the body, from helping keep our bones strong to enhancing immune function and reducing inflammation. For many of us who live in the Northern Hemisphere or who spend much of our time indoors, we may Read More