Posts tagged "sunburns"

The Best Après-Sun Products

Feeling the burn? Good. Getting burned? Bad. And yet, it happens each summer even when you're being careful (and usually with the most embarrassing tan-lines possible). For a quick refresher in sun safety: maximize your sunscreen's efficacy by applying a 30+ to your skin before you go outside, and then another coat 20 minutes or…
By: Leonora Epstein / May 31, 2009

Quick Pic: Kim Kardashian Sunglasses Sunburn

Uh oh y'all! Kim Kardashian just twittered this photo, saying:"PLEASE HELP ME! I am so sunburned! I fell asleep with huge glasses on yesterday! This tan line is not ok!!!"Clearly, she forgot to put on sunscreen! That's a nasty burn and an epically awful tan line. Got any advice for her? […
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 17, 2009

Lotion Up With Sunscreen That Works

An environmental research and advocacy group tested a bunch of sunscreens and found that many don't protect as well as you'd think. See, right now the FDA doesn't require companies to test or label their products for protection against UVA radiation. I didn't know this, especially since many sunscreens say they protect against both UVB…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 3, 2008