Considering the current weather fluctuations happening in the province of Ontario, it might be difficult to consider the fact that warmer weather and sunnier days are on their way. But, they’re a comin’, and it’s wise to make a mental note that sun and heat aren’t necessarily the best elements for the skin. I thought … More Slather on that SPF
An article from Queen Mary University of London reports some rather alarming findings pertaining to skin cancer. Data originating from the UK skin cancer database has unveiled that there are over 45,000 “cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas (cSCC) every year in England, 350 per cent more than previous estimates suggested,” the article states. Squamous cell carcinoma … More Skin cancer is (very much) on the rise
Recent Hong Kong research has unveiled a problematic finding pertaining to sunscreen. Their research certainly caught my attention, and quite honestly, I find the research to be quite ironic. Sunscreen is supposed to protect us from harmful UV rays, right? Well, research conducted by scientists from Hong Kong Baptist University, suggests that UV filters used in … More Is sunscreen hurting you?