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2012-04-26 23:03:12

Block Island Organics is a new sun-focused skin care company dedicated to promoting smart fun in the sun through the creation of safe and loveable non-toxic sunscreens and related skin care products. New Shoreham, RI (PRWEB) April 26, 2012 Dedicated to promoting smart fun in the sun, Block Island Organics has launched a new suncare line to kick off the upcoming 2012 summer season. With an organic, mineral-based sunscreen line providing superior UV protection, Block Island Organics creates...

2011-05-24 05:00:00

Plus, other options for protecting your skin when the mercury rises YONKERS, N.Y., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In tests of 22 sprays, creams and lotions, Consumer Reports Health identifies nine products that provide excellent protection against the UVB rays that cause sunburn and very good protection against UVA rays, even after immersion in water. Consumer Reports Health identifies three "CR Best Buys:" Up & Up Sport SPF 30 (Target), No-Ad with Aloe and Vitamin E SPF...

2011-05-23 09:30:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) today reiterated the safety and effectiveness of sunscreens to protect against the damaging effects from exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation. As one component of a daily sun-protection strategy, sunscreen is an important tool in the fight against skin cancer, including melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. Unprotected sun exposure is the most preventable risk factor for skin...

2011-05-18 00:01:30

Social media campaign will educate consumers and dispel myths about safe sun care Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, the nation's first and largest chain of integrative pharmacies, has announced a new partnership with Own Bio-Activating Skin Care and GoodGuide. Launching May 16, the Safe Sun Campaign will use social media to help educate consumers and answer questions about best practices in sun care. The partnership will be launched on the Facebook pages...

2011-03-18 00:00:26

Under the new FDA regulation, supported by Dermagenics, the agency has proposed that sunscreen labeling be expanded to provide a four-star rating system that informs consumers how well the product protects them against Ultraviolet A (UVA) light, the major cause of skin cancer. Santa Barbara, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 16, 2011 The FDA is taking action to require sunscreen labels to accurately rate the protection offered against the sun's harmful rays. Under the new regulation, supported by...

2011-03-08 10:30:00

NEW ORLEANS, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A year after its launch, the first dermatologist-driven company dedicated to primary skin cancer protection and prevention introduced its newest solar protection product -- a much-anticipated tinted mineral gel sunscreen - at the 2011 AAD meeting in New Orleans. MD SolarSciences (MDSS) was developed by leading authorities on skin cancer in response to the alarming increase in skin cancers - more than 3.5 million cases diagnosed annually. Founders...

2011-02-07 13:50:00

NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avon Products Inc. today officially announced a breakthrough anti-aging sun care collection -- ANEW Solar Advance with RepairShield(TM) Technology. The research behind this revolutionary line was unveiled at the American Academy of Dermatology's 69th annual meeting. The ANEW Solar Advance anti-aging sun care line not only provides superior protection against the sun's damaging rays with photostable broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection, but is also...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.