Monday, January 22, 2018

Care for Sun-Damaged Hair

Care for Sun-Damaged Hair

October 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Is your hair a tangled mass of dry ends thanks to a summer spent in the sun? All it needs is the right attention to restore it. Tresses harmed by the sun resemble hair done in by flat irons or over-processing. It’s dull, dry, and unmanageable, and usually lighter in color. It’s easy to look […]

Putting the Sound Back in Long Island Sound

Putting the Sound Back in Long Island Sound

August 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. During summertime, people flock to the waters and the beaches (if you look closely enough, you might actually see the harmful UV rays bouncing off the sunscreened bodies enjoying our local resources). A particularly popular place for summer recreation is the 1,320-mile Long Island Sound. Bordering Long Island, the Bronx, and Westchester in New […]

On the Water, Stay On the Ball!

On the Water, Stay On the Ball!

May 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Nat King Cole didn’t call the season stretching before us “those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer” for no reason. Boaters need to be mindful that the heat of the sun can dull our senses and our judgment, causing us to operate our vessels in an unwise and potentially dangerous manner.

Seasonless Sunglasses

Seasonless Sunglasses

September 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Sunglasses are more than a popular summertime accessory; they play a vital role in eye protection all year round. Linda Tripodi, office manager of MAZ Optical in Holbrook, advises, “You should definitely wear sunglasses all year round… sunglasses are like sunscreen for your eyes.”

Sunglasses

Sunglasses

January 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Sunglasses are my favorite accessory; simply changing sunglasses can completely transform your look. But these fashion items are also necessities whose importance should not be underestimated. Whether you have light or dark eyes, UV rays can do major harm without the proper protection. The transformative power of a great pair of sunglasses has resulted in […]

Ouch-Less Boating

Ouch-Less Boating

July 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Ouch-Less Boating. Sun and surf are major components of so many wonderful summertime outings. But they can also quickly turn a good time into a painful experience if you don’t know how to protect yourself from some of their hidden hazards.