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Do you need sunscreen if your cosmetics has built in SPF?

Do you need sunscreen if your cosmetics has built in SPF?

Many makeups and moisturisers claim to contain SPF, but can we rely on these products as our sole protection from the sun? This blog post will explain why it's important to continue using proper sunscreen and sun protective clothing to prevent sun damage in our day-to-day lives.  
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Is the Sun Good for Your Skin?

Is the Sun Good for Your Skin?

Sunlight has many health benefits to provide as long as exposure is maintained at a healthy level. This blog will share the benefits of sunlight and how it can make our skin healthier. This blog will also include tips on how to keep sun exposure safe to enjoy optimal health benefits while avoiding any sun-related health risks. 
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Swimming legend Michael Klim shares his best sun protection tips

Swimming legend Michael Klim shares his best sun protection tips

Australian swimmer and Olympic gold medallist Michael Klim talks about looking after his skin during his swimming career and shares his tips on sun protection.
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Don't miss these 7 areas when protecting your skin

Don't miss these 7 areas when protecting your skin

Below are 7 areas which people often forget to protect from the sun and can cause serious sunburn and skin damage...

1. Ears: Have you ever had blistering, peeling ears? Well, it's pretty painful and not a good look. Don't forget to apply sunscreen on your ears, the upper area and behind them. 

2. Eyelids: It's a very delicate area, where the skin is sensitive and thin. Category 3 sunglasses will help protect the eyes as well as a wide brim sun hat.

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Can a tan protect against skin cancer?

Can a tan protect against skin cancer?

Associate Professor Rosemary Nixon says, “don’t be lured by the prospect of the ‘healthy tan’ this summer – there’s no such thing. Overexposure to the sun has been identified as the cause of around 99% of non-melanoma skin cancers and 95% of melanoma in Australia.” 

There is no such thing as a healthy tan!

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What should I do if I am allergic to sunscreen?

What should I do if I am allergic to sunscreen?

This blog gives consideration to what you might do if you are having an adverse reaction to sunscreen. It may help to switch from a chemical sunscreen to a mineral sunscreen in the first instance. Dermatologists will recommend that you wear UPF 50+ sun protective clothing as an attractive alternative to sunscreen.
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Solbari blog: Could UPF 50+ sun protective clothing replace sunscreen?

Could UPF 50+ sun protective clothing replace sunscreen?

This blog highlights the fact that dermatologists see UPF 50+ sun protective clothing as the primary means of sun protection, to help prevent sun burn, skin ageing and skin cancer. Sunscreen is effective, but less reliable form of sun protection than UPF 50+ clothing because it is an application to the skin.
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Solbari Blog: Who invented sunscreen?

Who invented sunscreen?

This blog confirms that Blake Milton, a chemist from South Australia invented the first commercially available sunscreen in the World. Milton developed a sunburn cream over a period of 10 years. His formulation was tested by a professor from the University of Adelaide and found to have sun protective properties.
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