Top Three Sunscreen Mistakes

Picture this. You’re out with your family and friends, enjoying a fun sunny day; maybe you’re at a park, or even at the beach. Considering you knew you’d be out all day, you were prepared, apply sunscreen before you went out that morning, and even remembering to reapply. However, you get home, and start feeling…

SPF in Cosmetics

At this point we all know how necessary it is for our health to wear sunscreen daily. Nevertheless, even though we “know” that we should wear sunscreen, how often do we tend to forget it? It’s an extra step in our daily routine and we don’t always prioritize it. An obvious solution for people who…

Hawaii’s Sunscreen Ban

Environmental concerns are always in the news and on most people’s minds. This past summer concerns over damages to the Earth’s coral reefs started to pop up in headlines, and blog posts alike. Once vibrant, and full of life coral reefs have lost their color and have been dying for years. Although, many factors have…

Sunburned. Now What?

No matter how often Mom told us “wear sunscreen and don’t forget to reapply”, we sometime mess up and get burnt; which often results in people asking, “Why are you imitating a cooked lobster?”. Plus, a week full of painful days at work. In another post we discussed how ultraviolet light works to causes sunburn.…

The Story Behind UVs

Have you ever noticed how people who smile a lot seem to look so much younger? It’s true, a smile not only brightens your day it brightens your countenance. The lines will go on your face where the smiles have been, or the frowns, at least that choice is up to you. But what are…

Protecting Children from the Sun

Spending time outside is great for one’s health; the fresh air clears the mind, and the sunshine provides necessary vitamin D for the body. For children, outdoor time is even more vital. In addition to, vitamin D production, playing outside aids with brain development, a stronger immune system, and cultivating a love for nature [1].…

Höstlov snart

Fall break is coming up and many families are heading to sunnier retreats. Is the family prepared for the sun? As the traditional fall break is coming up, especially in Sweden, many families are right now looking for that week of getting away to warmer degrees and sunnier climate. In the rush of finding that…

Tillbaka till skolan.

Vi går nu i tider där livet återgå till det normala. Vi återgår till arbetet och våra yngsta återgår till skolan. Bara för att våra semestrar börjar komma mot sitt slut betyder det inte att solen går in i gömmer. Jordens vädermönster är förändrade och vi måste ta hänsyn till detta speciellt när vi ser…

Smartsun ingår samarbete med Barnensdag

Smartsun med sajterna: Smartsun.se och Smartsunband.com ingår ett samarbete med Barnensdag och sajten: barnnensdag.org. Barnensdag är en familjefest för hela familjen på lika villkor och formulerad med barn i åtanke. Barnens Dag rörelsen kommer från sekelskiftet 1800/1900 men har förädlats utav Bli Sedd Events för att kunna ge hela famlijen en dag med underhållning utan…