Sun Protection Blog Posts

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How to get a sunkissed tan—without risking sun damage

Thinking of swapping sun tanning or tanning beds for self-tanner? Here's how to get a sunkissed glow without worrying about UV rays.

Mar 4 • 6 min read
Chemical vs. Mineral Sunscreen

Ask Curology: mineral vs. chemical sunscreen

Chemical, physical, or mineral? Sunscreen ingredients, explained.

Aug 13, 2021 • 5 min read
Does sun heal acne?

Is the sun actually good for body acne?

The relationship between acne and sunshine, explained.

Jul 13, 2021 • 3 min read
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Ask Curology: Is blue light good or bad for skin?

Can too much screen time cause skin damage? This is what we know.

Jun 14, 2021 • 5 min read
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The two finger rule for sunscreen

This sun protection hack is simple — but does it work?

Feb 26, 2021 • 3 min read
Woman looking into mirror doing makeup

Why regular skin checks are a good idea

It’s never too late to start getting skin screenings.

Sep 18, 2020 • 6 min read
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Ask Curology: Why do I have dry, flaky skin on my nose?

The real cause of your dry nose — and what to do about it.

Jun 23, 2020 • 4 min read
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How does sunscreen really work?

7 FAQs about SPF, and why sunscreen should be your BFF.

Jun 16, 2020 • 5 min read
Blue and red clear shoes

Quiz: What’s your sun safety score?

10 tips to help protect your skin from UV rays

Jun 2, 2020 • 3 min read
Woman with red sun glasses

Summer skincare refresh

Plus, essential products to update your routine for heat and humidity

May 29, 2020 • 4 min read
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Ask Curology: How to get rid of dark spots

Treating melasma, hyperpigmentation, and sun spots.

Mar 6, 2020 • 5 min read
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3 ways to apply sunscreen over makeup

The answers to all your summer SPF FAQ’s

Jul 19, 2019 • 9 min read
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