WHY I BOUGHT THEM When I moved to LA 3 years ago from SF, I promised myself I would learn to surf. That hasn’t happened yet because LA beaches are gross), but I do go to the beach not infrequently to do things like rollerblade and play beach volleyball. However, being the good skincare nut … Continue reading Outdoors Sunscreen Review & Comparison: Menturm Sun Bears Strong Super Plus SPF 50+ PA++++ vs Skinceuticals Sport UV Defense SPF 50 Broad Spectrum
UV rays from the sun cause somewhere around 90% of the visible signs of aging. For this reason, I am a little bit fanatical about sunscreen (as you should be to) and in preparation of summer (starts officially June 21st!) I am organizing and sharing all the information I have read, made note of, and … Continue reading WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SUNSCREEN Pt 1: Protect yourself from UVA and UVB rays
I’m working on a post about everything I know about sunscreen, mostly for my own benefit, because I’ve read so much on the topic and need to take the time to organize and parse through all the information. In the meantime, I will be doing impression posts about the sunscreens I recently purchased as I … Continue reading Nivea Sun Protect Aqua Gel SPF 50 PA+++ Sunscreen Review
It's a bit ironic that I received this package just in time for the rainiest Saturday LA has seen in some time but I'm pretty excited about it nonetheless! Also, this is a great opportunity to remind everyone that visible light ≠ UV light and, per the American Academy of Dermatology, use sunscreen everyday, even … Continue reading Summer is Coming! Rakuten Sunscreen Haul!