Sun Damage

'Once-A-Day' Sunscreens Wear Off In Hours, Watchdog Warns

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sunscreens that claim to offer coverage when applied just 'once-a-day' may wear off much sooner than they suggest, a consumer watchdog has warned. Whi...

Leading Authority Says 'Rapid' New Treatment For Skin Cancer Should Be On NHS

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world, but thankfully, there may be a new, more effective, way to treat the disease. Health o...

This Video Proves Why You Should Wear Suncream (If Any Were Needed)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While healthy sun exposure carries its fair share of benefits - vitamin D is linked to improved mental and physical health - merciless tanning and pai...

Ouch! These Painful Sunburn Pictures Will Make You Reach For The Sun Lotion

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With the amount of information circulating about the dangers of too much sun (two words: skin cancer) you'd think people would have got the message by...

'UV' Bracelet Keeps Track Of Your Exposure To The Sun

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A new digital bracelet designed to monitor your exposure to UV rays has been unveiled. The 'June' bracelet by Netatmo was announced at the CES 2014...

Is the Sun Playing Havoc With Your Skin and Getting You Down?

Louisa Mallejacq Flynn | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Mallejacq Flynn

There's nothing quite like the sweltering heat and blistering sunlight to bring out the worst in sensitive skin. I should know, I'm faired skinned and prone to breakouts, and while most people seem to be blessed with a healthy glow right about now, I, on the other hand, was (until recently) dried-out and blotchy, and I swear I had more wrinkles.