Category: Sunscreens & Sun Care

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Chocolate – The Answer We’re Looking For?

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, the stores are quickly filling up with chocolates of every shape and form. Although the health benefits of chocolate may have been overstated in the past, there’s no reason not to indulge once in a while. I’m certainly no stranger to this treat in moderation, needing no more motivation… Read more »

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Anthelios KA SPF 50+ – Back in Stock!

Since introducing Anthelios KA SPF 50+ over two years ago here at PhaMix, we predicted that this would become a customer favorite. Boy, were we ever right! This multi-tasking daily protection moisturizer has so much going for it. It offers long-lasting moisture and broad spectrum SPF 50+ protection in a comfortable and non-greasy emulsion. Ideal… Read more »

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The Sunscreen Gene

Scientists working at the University of Southern California appear to have identified a “sunscreen gene” that helps to repair damage done by sun exposure. This discovery could potentially be instrumental in developing new drugs in the fight against skin cancer by stimulating the UV-resistant gene to work at optimum levels. Researchers used data from 340… Read more »

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Are You Ready for the No Makeup Trend?

It seems that more and more people are embracing the #NoMakeup movement, a natural transition from the #NoFilter trend. Perhaps it would be more accurate to say that celebrities and the public in general are embracing the empowering feeling of posting selfies without makeup on. #NoMakeup is not without its “grey” areas. Some consider it… Read more »

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Things to be Thankful for in 2016

2016 has seen its share of turmoil and tragedy, close to home and far away, and so it is with a sigh of relief that we look forward to Thanksgiving and the start of the holiday season. Instead of focusing on the negative, we’ve made a conscious decision to look at the sunny side and… Read more »

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Melanoma and Immunotherapy

The latest statistics on melanoma are disheartening: in the United States, it is the rarest form of skin cancer, accounting for only 2% of all cases and yet is responsible for 75% of all skin cancer deaths every year. These sobering facts only reinforce the need for education about prevention (with daily broad-spectrum sunscreen use),… Read more »

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Anthelios Sunscreens for Kids

Based on its popularity with our customers, La Roche Posay’s Anthelios line has become your go-to for effective, safe and stable sunscreens. It’s no surprise, then, that you would turn to Anthelios to protect your children’s delicate skin. Although many products can be used by everyone, Anthelios carries some that are formulated specially to suit… Read more »

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Customers Ask, We Answer: You Care What’s on Your Skin

Judging from the questions we get, our customers clearly care about what goes on their skin. And we love it. Keep them coming! 1. I have a skin disease call Ichthyosis. I had it since birth but didn’t realize it had a name until lately. I only thought I had really dry skin. I have… Read more »