Your skin and the sun

Learn more about sun safety and find out how to prevent and treat sun damaged skin with tips on limiting sun exposure, using sun protection cream and avoiding the heat of the day.

Are DIY sunscreens dangerous?

In a new study, tests found that some homemade sunscreens had SPF content as low as 2, which is far below recommended guidelines.

Does your sunscreen work for you?

Sunscreen is the most important skin care product you can use, as it helps prevent sunburn, skin cancer and premature skin ageing, including wrinkles and age spots.

How tanning became fashionable

Ever wondered why we find a suntanned skin attractive? There are several factors that led to the tanning craze of modern times.

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