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The New “SPF”: Sunscreen Powdered Foundation

Summer is officially here! The long, light filled days have me spending way more time outside, enjoying every minute of sunshine that I can . While I’m always careful to wear sunscreen, I do look for a little extra protection when I am shopping for makeup. One of my most favorite double-duty products  is a good foundation to top off my face with a final layer of SPF.

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7 Pretty Ways to Boost Your Sun Protection

by Cristal Orpilla

Sun protection is a must,  especially as the scorching summer days draw near. White lifeguard noses, coconut tanning oils, and thick sticky sunscreens are a thing of the past.  With all the alternatives in sun protection available, there plenty of options to help keep your skin damage-free. Here are 7 of  our favorite SPF products for pretty protection.

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Choose a Foundation With Sunscreen to Get “Made in The Shade”

After the long winter hiatus, the warm weather this weekend had me suddenly spending the whole day out and about in the sun. While I was pleased with myself for remembering to layer my moisturizer with sunscreen, I was even happier to have a final layer of SPF in my foundation.

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From the Botax to the “Glow Tax”. Taxing tanning beds and the fight against skin cancer.

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Ahhh, the perfect tan. It’s hard to argue how healthy and refreshed someone looks with a golden glow. With the warmer weather approaching we all want to look our best while we’re wearing less. Proms, weddings, and island getaways send legions of glow-getters off to the tanning salon. Well, this year that’s gonna come with a price: a 10% tax to be precise.

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The Ugly Truth About Beautiful Skin

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It’s Da Balm! Protect Your Pout All Year Long.

So, I’m about to kiss and tell…

Even though the harsh, dry winter air is becoming a distant memory, my lips still tend to get a little parched. Maybe it’s because I need to fill up my water bottle more often, or because I’m a chronic chatterbox, but, in any case, I rarely leave the house without a lip balm in my pocket.

The delicate skin on your lips really does need a little extra TLC. You spend lots of time protecting your face, hands, and body, so why not take a minute to put your money where your mouth is? Here are a few of my faves that I always have on hand (or lips!).

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The Dreaded “Man Tan”. Sun Goddesses Beware!

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About a year ago, after several months of working too hard, and playing too little, my boyfriend and I decided to skip town and head to Barbados for a relaxing break. Since I’ve experienced the the amazing embarrassment of  the “Man Tan” before, I bathed myself in sunscreen thinking that would do the trick, but no dice. When we got back to our hotel room after an incredible day on the beach, I couldn’t help but notice that my man looked like he had something he wanted to tell me. “What’s that on your lip?”

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