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Cancer Risk From Nail Salon Lamps
2014-05-01 10:30:58

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Nail salons use powerful UV lamps to dry and cure nail polish and a new study in JAMA Dermatology has found these lamps actually emit harmful radiation – although an unusually high amount of exposure would be necessary to cause serious damage. “I wouldn’t tell a patient to stop going unless they were going multiple times a month,” study author Dr. Lyndsay Shipp, from Georgia Regents University in Augusta, told Reuters Health....

2014-05-01 10:08:56

Using higher-wattage ultra violet (UV) lamps at nail salons to dry and cure polish was associated with more UV-A radiation being emitted, but the brief exposure after a manicure would require multiple visits for potential DNA damage and the risk for cancer remains small. The use of lamps that emit UV radiation in nail salons has raised some concern about the risk of cancer, but previous studies have lacked a sampling of lights from salons. The authors tested 17 light units from 16...

2014-05-01 08:37:35

On Melanoma Monday, It's THAT Worth It(TM) Campaign Ambassadors Urge Public to Join the Thunderclap to Raise Awareness to Prevent Melanoma and Support Life-Saving Research NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- L'Oreal Paris, a leading global beauty brand, and the Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA), the leading private funder of melanoma research, announced today the results of the It's THAT Worth It(TM) Safe Sun Survey on melanoma awareness and prevention among women of all skin tones to...

2014-05-01 08:31:50

Foundation's message of awareness to reach more than 100,000 passersby in May NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Skin Cancer Foundation takes Rockefeller Center by storm this May, thanks to a generous donation from preventative healthcare company EHE International. For one month (May 1 - 31), the company has donated the coveted window display space at 10 Rockefeller Center. The Foundation is using this space to showcase its Go with Your Own Glow(TM) campaign, which...

2014-04-30 23:18:14

Suntegrity Skincare will be exhibiting for the first time at the International Congress of Esthetics and Spa (ICES) trade show for aesthetic, spa and medi-spa professionals taking place at the Arlington Convention Center between May 4-5, 2014. Marina del Rey, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 As we move into Summer, more aestheticians are seeking natural and healthy sunscreens to offer their clients. As such, Suntegrity Skincare, the premier natural sunscreen line will be a “must-visit” booth...

2014-04-30 23:17:08

Suntegrity proudly sponsored Our House Grief Support Center in their Annual Run for Hope Event providing healthy, mineral sunscreens to event participants. Marina del Rey, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Suntegrity was the proud sunscreen sponsor for this year's Our House Annual Run for Hope event held at the West Los Angeles Civic Center on Sunday, May 27th. Approximately 1,200 participants walked and ran in honor and memory of a loved one who had passed away. Over $265,000 was raised to...

2014-04-28 23:07:26

Children’s sun-protective clothing brand, Little Leaves, seeks to generate leads with a high-impact, search marketing campaign. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Space Chimp Media (SCM), a leading creative marketing agency, based in Austin, Texas, announced today that Little Leaves has chosen the SCM team as its agency of record. SCM is to develop and launch an integrated digital marketing campaign for the sun-protective clothing brand. Little Leaves has selected Space Chimp Media...

2014-04-25 23:08:23

MelanSol® SPF-30, a sunscreen solution that helps protect the skin in an all-natural way, has received a 2014 National Parenting Publications Award (NAPPA) for its quality and innovation in eliminating the free radicals caused by excessive sun exposure. (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 MelanSol® SPF-30, a sunscreen solution that helps protect the skin in an all-natural way, has received a 2014 National Parenting Publications Award (NAPPA) for its quality and innovation in eliminating the...

2014-04-22 23:02:31

The May 2014 issue of InStyle Magazine offers a primer on the latest skin care products and medical treatments for frown lines. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation comments on the magazine’s suggestions and the role of UV rays and genetics in the appearance of frown lines. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 As reported in the May 2014 issue of InStyle Magazine, stress and exposure to the sun’s rays can leave frown lines on one’s face. However, regardless of age and...

2014-04-22 12:30:13

Encouraging Consumers to Help Protect Marine Life by Choosing Biodegradable and Reef-Safe Sunscreens LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know that we need to protect our skin when enjoying the outdoors. Sunscreen should be applied liberally every two hours. This year the Alba Botanica(®) brand wants to call attention to the serious threat that conventional sunscreens may pose to the environment and coral reefs in particular....

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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'