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Are mineral sunscreens really "better" than chemical sunscreens?
Sunscreen is probably the most misunderstood skincare product out there. It has its fair share of naysayers, and because the science behind it isn't the simplest, misinformation about it is practically everywhere. So let's do some myth-busting, shall we? Keep scrolling for
It'll protect your skin sans the shine!
Fun fact: Belo SunExpert's Face Cover SPF 40 was one of the first sunscreens I've ever used. It was the product I wore on the latter half of my college years until I started working, and it was everything my oily, skincare noob teen self
Yes, you still need one even when you don't go out!
We can't stress this enough: Sunscreen is your skin's best friend! After all, protecting yourself from the harsh UVB/UVA rays should be your utmost priority. But, being stuck at home likely means that we forget to slather on our daily dose of
It truly isn't your average umbrella.
Umbrellas aren't just a rainy day essential. We have to admit, they come in handy when it's sunny out, too, shielding us from the UV rays and light better than just wearing sunnies. But then again, does it?We hate to burst everyone's
Prevent sun damage with one spritz!
Rain or shine, you should never forget to apply sunscreen for some UV protection. Sure, it's not the most convenient skincare step ever (you'd have to reapply every few hours), but it could be if you choose an application method that works for you!If
From first aid to after-care!
It's almost too easy to get carried away while you're having fun in the sun. Despite the blistering heat, you might not recognize your skin sending you stress signals before you're red all over and officially sunburnt.Sunburn, although extremely common in the
It's a big mistake.
You might think it's okay to skip sunscreen on a rainy, humid day—but that's where you're wrong. After you've cleansed, toned, and moisturized, applying sun protection is still a crucial step. Now you may say, "But the sun isn't even out!" Well,
As relentless advocates for sun protection (yup, we feel that strongly about it), we always recommend wearing sunscreen as the last step of your skincare. It's a dermatologist-approved way to make sure you'll be protected from the sun, with a literal veil
She needs one key product to ace her natural-looking glow!
Being a celebrity, it's inevitable for Maxene Magalona to wear a full face of makeup almost on the daily. So on days when she has no events or filming schedules lined up, the actress prefers to let her skin relax by wearing less products.
Stay safe under the scorching sun!
Your summer prep has to be thorough. There's more to the season than swimsuit shopping and destination planning! Here, we're giving you a rundown on the summer bummer you might be ignoring: sunburn. It can seriously happen to anyone, so be a
Dodge a sunburn!
Once you get your sun care knowledge in check, the next step is choosing a product that's worth your money. It's high time you pack your summer SOS kit anyway! Below, we list the sunscreens that won't wash off after a quick
Know the difference between SPF and PA.
Although you should be putting sunscreen every single day, the use of these skincare products tend to rise in the summer months. And that's great—you really need to protect your skin from sun damage if you'll be outdoors for hours on end
Sun meets snow.
Just because you're spending the holiday months somewhere freezing doesn't mean you should skimp on sun protection. Dominique Cojuangco, who's currently in London, is clearly a voice of authority on the matter.IMAGE instagram.com/dominiquecojuangcoThe jet-setting fashion student pairs a toasty all-black ensemble (that
Save yourself from a beauty tragedy!
Makeup can be very misleading if you're not careful. Some products may claim to do the job, but they're secretly making your beauty routine more troublesome than it should be. This is why whenever you go shopping, you have to stay smart
A beauty girl’s guide to SPF.
Figuratively, everyone could use a little ray of sunshine. But in the literal sense, we can’t share the same sentiments. While the beginning of March marks basking in the sunlight and feeling the wind in our hair, an extended visit from Mr.
Plane drama, a high-flying adventure, and a whole lot more.
While February has yet to roll in, our perennially sunshine-y state means bikini season is never far away. To start off the summer with a bang, Nivea carted us off to Bohol, where we quickly realized that summer is just around the
Lather. Rinse. Repeat.
Admit it, not unless you’re a general when it comes to your skincare routine then slapping on SPF is the last thing you think of when getting ready in the morning. I mean, who has time to put on sunscreen when your
Wearing sunscreen is as basic as your underwear: you never leave home without it. See our all-star picks!
Yesterday, you were schooled on the best sunscreen for your face, and today, the spotlight is on the best sunscreen for your body. Summer is not the only time to wear it—I can’t remember how many times I’ve stressed on the importance of
Don't leave home without your daily dose of SPF!
To those of you who think sunblock is just for the summer, think again! Damaging UVA (causes aging) and UVB (causes skin to burn) rays are present all year round and cause cumulative damage to unprotected skin. Meaning? You unwillingly destroy the
A new beach beauty staple!
Since I was educated and aware of the sun’s (UVA) aging and (UVB) burning abilities, I’ve been diligent in keeping my skin guarded by applying sunscreen every day, especially on my face. I feel naked when I go out of the house