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Keep on Glowing

Keep on Glowing

November 17, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Though summer’s sun faded months ago, keeping your skin glowing makes the separation seem less distant. Skin that’s healthy and hydrated is the basis for a beautiful glow. It’s important to thoroughly cleanse your skin every evening to wash off the day’s makeup, sunscreen, sweat, and environmental debris that settle on your face. Wash it […]

Picking the Proper Sunglasses

Picking the Proper Sunglasses

May 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

As soon as the weather warms, boaters and beachgoers search for summer sunglasses. They will stop at the department store counter and try on several pairs, look for the best bargains at the flea market, model a few styles while looking at tee shirts in a shop by the shore, and perhaps end up buying […]

Is Sunscreen a Summer-Only Necessity?

Is Sunscreen a Summer-Only Necessity?

November 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. You wouldn’t leave your house without shoes in December, so why head out without sunscreen? Shoes are important to keep your feet from suffering frostbite, and sunscreen prevents your skin from absorbing sun radiation that leads to premature aging and raises the risk of life-threatening conditions, including melanoma and other skin cancers. Though many […]

Beautiful Boating

Beautiful Boating

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. Ahhh, a day out on the water!  Cool breezes across the boat, good friends gathered together, and maybe a swim over the side.  That’s all that should be on your mind, but instead, you’re fretting as you practically feel your hair frizz and annoyed that it keeps sticking to the sunscreen on your face. […]

Avoid Sun Harm

There’s no upside to a lack of sun protection. Exposure increases your cancer risks and decreases your attractiveness. Although smoking, genetics, and the normal aging process all play a role in skin changes, they are not the most significant factors.  There is no dispute that chronic sun exposure is the most common cause of unwanted […]

Sun & Skin Protection Myths

Sun & Skin Protection Myths

You can’t always believe what you hear or read when it comes to gossip… or medical information. Quality scientific data has disproven much of what has been published on skin care and skin cancer.  Unfortunately, many erroneous statements have been repeated so often that they have become ingrained in people’s minds. However, it’s not just […]

Nautical Nuisances

Nautical Nuisances

August 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

. When it comes to boating, we don’t want anything to mar a pleasurable day. Since irritations are lurking everywhere, take our advice to keep summer’s annoyances in check. Mosquitoes & Flies These flying pests zoom in with dirt and possible disease, and,  in between, a whole lot of pain and itchiness. As itchiness can […]

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.”