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Mum says son was ‘screaming in agony’ with ‘blisters the size of golfballs’ after using Aldi sunscreen in the heatwave
July 26, 2021
A YOUNG mum claimed her son was left "screaming" in agony with "blisters the size of golfballs" after using an Aldi sun cream during the heatwave last weekend.
HSHS offers sunscreen tips
July 23, 2021
GREENVILLE — School may be right around the corner, but there’s still plenty of time left to spend in the sun. Heads up moms and dads: Even a few serious sunburns raise your child’s risk of skin cancer. What’s more, most of the sun damage to skin occurs in childhood. That means protecting your child’s skin with sunscreen is essential.
Kaiser Dermatologist Shares Advice for Keeping Skin Healthy, Protected During Summer
July 23, 2021
With summer weather, Kaiser Permanente, which provides health care services to more than 12 million members in eight states, is urging people to protect themselves from the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation. However, as Dr. Megan Moore, a dermatologist with Kaiser, explains below, that doesn’t necessarily mean staying inside.
THE URGENT CASE FOR SUNSCREEN SAFETY
July 21, 2021
The latest incarnation of sunscreen controversy started with the downfall of a skincare community icon: Purito’s Centella Green Level Unscented Sun SPF 50+. In an in vivo test, the brand’s sunscreen displayed an SPF 19 protection level instead of the advertised 50.
Why Sunscreen Is A Must Before And After Water Fun
July 14, 2021
Artificial sources of UV radiation include tanning beds; sun lamps and sunbeds; lasers; mercury vapor lighting; and halogen, fluorescent and incandescent lights. Sunlight is the main source of UV radiation. Even on a cloudy day, you can be exposed to harmful UV rays.
7 frequently asked SPF questions answered
July 12, 2021
No holidaymaker or seaside day tripper in their right mind would leave home without a tube or two of sunblock. We all know sunburn is not just painful, but very bad for our skin, and that a generous slathering of cream is essential to prevent the risk of developing skin cancer.
Nivea, Garnier sun cream: Which? magazine finds popular sunscreens fail protection tests
July 5, 2021
Two popular sun creams may fail to protect kids this summer, a Which? investigation has found.
Products by staple brands Garnier and Nivea have failed sun protection tests, leading the consumer watchdog to conclude that children are left unprotected in the sunshine.