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Question: Why Use Natural Sunscreen?

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According to the American Academy of Dermatology, about 1 in 5 Americans end up with skin cancer throughout their lifetime. The statistics are even sadder when you consider that a simple sunscreen application can prevent that from happening in a vast majority of cases. Inexpensive, efficient, and portable, everyone should own a bottle of sunscreen … Read more

Is Aloe Vera a Natural Sunscreen?

Is Aloe Vera a Natural Sunscreen?

Sunscreen is an important part of skin care and in light of recent research it plays an increasingly important role in the prevention of skin diseases caused by ultraviolet rays that are emitted from the sun. However, many sunscreens include or are comprised of chemical and non-naturally occurring ingredients. There have been many recent claims … Read more

DIY doTerra Sunscreen Recipe

Make Your Own doTerra Sunscreen

Sunscreen is an absolute must if you want to protect yourself from harmful UVA and UVB rays. Unfortunately, sometimes it’s hard to find one that works with your skin type and may leave you dry, itchy, oily, breaking out, or even photosensitive. Some natural essential oils have protective properties, and when combined with other ingredients … Read more

Is Olive Oil a Natural Sunscreen?

Is Olive Oil a Natural Sunscreen?

Ever since the entire concept of natural sunscreen began to surface, people have been looking to discover more about the ingredients that are used in such products, as an alternative to conventional products with ingredients they can’t even pronounce. Naturally, people also became interested in knowing what conventional products might be able to substitute a … Read more

Do Natural Sunscreens Work?

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No matter what season it is, sunscreen is considered a must for protection against harmful UV rays. As increasing amounts of research and clinical studies show; the harmful UV rays that are emitted by the sun cause many harmful and fatal diseases. One of the most common and dangerous diseases associated with harmful UV rays … Read more