Category: Skin Care

The 5 Cosmetic Skin Types

The largest organ of the body is the skin, totaling approximately 20 square feet. The skin protects us from external elements, helps the body maintain homeostasis, and acts as a barrier for the sensations of touch, temperature. Skin characteristics are genetic and can be influenced by hormone fluctuation.

12 Potentially Toxic Ingredients in Sunscreen

The FDA is currently reviewing a number of ingredients found in sunscreen for GRASE ( generally recognized as safe and effective). While the active ingredients used in sunscreens have been around since the 1970s, there’s insufficient information available to determine the health and safety hazards of certain chemicals on the skin.