Sunscreen

Sunburn Pain Relief - New Discovery Could Rid You Of The Burn

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Apart from paracetomol and slapping on the aftersun, there is precious little you can do about the pain of sunburn. However, a new discovery could lea...

Sunscreen: Bad for Your Health?

Derin Clark | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Derin Clark

Despite sales of sunscreen lotions increasing and campaigns warning people about the dangers of sun exposure, the cases of malignant melanoma (the most dangerous form of skin cancer) in the UK has risen from 3.2 per 100,000 people in 1975 to 17.2 in 2010.

Summer's Arrived and the Annual Sunscreen Debate's Begun...

Dr Jonathan Bowling | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Jonathan Bowling

The longest day of the year behind us, the temperature is rising, Wimbledon has started - Its official, summer has arrived and the annual sunscreen debate may begin... Like moths to the flame, we are naturally drawn to the sun but like with red wine and chocolate, there can be mixed health messages regarding how much sun exposure is good for you.

Ditching the Sunscreen

Janey Lee Grace | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Janey Lee Grace

What a sad headline in the Daily Mail - 'Struck Down by Rickets, boy who was covered in sunblock to play outside'. Chris Head thought she was merely being a dutiful parent by liberally applying Factor 50 sunscreen on her six year old son.

What Are You Putting on Your Summer Skin?

Steve Riley | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Steve Riley

We are well into the typical British summer, complete with glorious rain and the odd bout of sunshine. Whether you're planning on making the most of it at home or jetting off to sunnier climes, it is vital you think about your summer skin and how to protect it from the sun.

Break Out The Suncream: Britain Set To Sizzle In Record Heat

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

Britain will continue to bask in golden sunshine this week, with the mercury set to hit 30C in parts of southern England by Wednesday, which will mark...

Everything You Need to Know About the Sunshine Vitamin

Alison Clark | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Alison Clark

What is all the fuss about vitamin D? If you haven't read a magazine article on vitamin D recently; where have you been? There is so much interest in this magical vitamin, you would think it's the next big thing - well in the nutrition world it is!

Could Wearing Suncream Increase Your Chance of Skin Cancer?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A recent study that has appeared in the journal Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology links an ingredient in suncream to an increased chance of develop...

Don't Scream for Suncream

Claire Snowdon-Darling | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Snowdon-Darling

I was verbally attacked by a woman at my Bootcamp class. The reason for this tirade of insult and anger is because I don't wear sun cream. She felt that because I lecture about health it was hypocritical of me not to wear sun cream.