Sponsored Post Did you know that every time your skin is exposed to the sun, you are damaging it? Yes, it is true! I have a post up over on eBay with some great must know sunscreen tips. Also new this weekend over on eBay: Sponsored Post

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Sponsored Post May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and it’s the perfect time to go over what everyone should know about skin cancer, and what you should do to prevent it in yourself and your loved ones! Skin cancer is very, very common. Each year there are more new cases of skin cancer than cancers of the breast, prostate, lung and colon combined. Yes. And they aren’t all the deadly melanoma we hear about the…

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Nothing to Disclose I’m a big advocate of sunscreen. This pale girl doesn’t do much beyond freckle when I’m outside, not a look I’m fond of for me. I also have a mom that’s avoided the sun most of her life, and now you can really see a big difference in her looks when you compare her to some friends that worshipped the sun. My goal is to be my mom, younger looking than my…

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I’ve had a lot of readers asking me recently about my personal preferences/choices for sunscreen, so I thought a quick little post was in order. I’ve covered a lot of the background info on how sunscreens work and different things that you need to keep in mind when picking one in my sunscreen 101 series. Physical vs Chemical Sunscreens You should note that I am not particular about chemical vs. physical sunscreens, though I know…

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You may have heard that the FDA has come out with new sunscreen guidelines today. While the changes won’t “really” take effect until June 2012, chances are that products with the new labels will start popping up at stores near you in the next 4-6 months. Read on to learn more about how things are labelled this summer and how that will be changing next year. I’ve previously covered what sunscreens are and how do…

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