Latest Environment Articles

10 Ways to Soothe a Sunburn

Sunburn treatments to relieve sunburn pain include sunburn lotion and many other sunburn relief products. Check out 10 natural tips for sunburns

Andrea LeungJuly 14th 2018
 racerback sunburn on back

Here is One Surprising Fact About UV Light an...

UV light has both benefits and health risks. Here is one fact about UV rays that you need to know and why sun protection is key.

Liz RosenJuly 13th 2018
Woman Stands on Mountain with sunset in front of her

UVA and Blue Light in the Shade

Yes, UVA and blue light can get to your skin in the shade. If you are trying to keep your face from aging, you need to stay informed of the science of shade care. Read to learn more. 

Janice LeungJuly 4th 2018
Umbrella shade on beach with UVA and Blue Light around

What Colors Are The Best for Sun Protective C...

Learn the best colors for sun protection clothing. Colors can reflect the sun and heat differently. Find out what is best for your skin.

Ariel MaroonMay 22nd 2018
woman wearing black top and sunglasses standing on beach

What Does It Mean to Buy Non-GMO Skin Care Pr...

What are non-GMO skin care products? How are they different from organic products? Here's what you need to know about non-GMO cosmetic and beauty products.

Janice LeungApril 18th 2018
Non GMO skin care oils with mint plants growing near oil

Best Ways To Control Hair Frizz

Anti-frizz products are helpful for controlling your frizzy hair. Frizz control is important. Different products and remedies can help control your frizz. 

Tara GhalamborApril 5th 2018
woman with frizzy hair and red lips closeup

How To Keep Your Skin Barrier Working Properl...

The skin barrier is vital to the health of our skin and for those with dry skin or eczema. Learn simple tips to maintain a healthy skin barrier.

Janice LeungJanuary 30th 2018
Eczema on the right cheek that is secondarily infected

Jack Frost Nipping At Your Nose: Winter Skin ...

Tips to keep your skin happier in the cold and dry months of winter. Find your unique skin type.

Megan O'ConnorJanuary 15th 2018
Blonde woman with color scarf standing outside exposing her skin to the winter snow

Microbiome of Your Makeup Brush

How often do you clean your makeup brush? If that answer is never, there may be bacteria living on your brushes. Learn about the microbiome of your makeup brushes.

Janice LeungJanuary 8th 2018
Makeup brushes of different sizes

Common Skin Irritants You Might Be Exposed to...

Cleaning products, clothing, cosmetics, latex, jewelry, and more can be very irritating to the skin. Find out what may be bothering your skin at home.

Janice LeungJanuary 1st 2018
Colorful cups floating in a sink full of soap

Environmental Impact of Sunscreens

Research explores the environmental impacts of sunscreen. Learn about the relationship between sunscreen and the environment.

Corinne PenrodNovember 6th 2016
Blue coral reef with several different species of coral

Balance Cooling Temperatures with Warming Oil...

Selecting the right oil can help balance cool temperatures. Find out more about warming oils. 

Amy Branum, AHPNovember 3rd 2016
Woman with dry skin warmed by the sun on a fall day

Outdoor Activities Affect Our Skin

Are you protecting your skin from the sun? Here are some sun protection tips for safety in outdoor activities.

Alexandra Vaughn, MDAugust 31st 2016
Man canoeing on river with sunburns on the shoulders

Can Hard Water Be Worsening Your Eczema?

Studies suggest that hard water may increase the risk of eczema. Read about the relationship between hard water and soft water with atopic dermatitis treatments.

Jason Derico, NDJune 23rd 2016
​Stream water flowing over rocks with sunshine on one of the rocks