Fun in the Sun Skincare Tips

Fun in the Sun Skincare Tips by Lorrie J. Peterson

These Fun in the Sun Skincare Tips are meant to assist you with remembering what you need to do to protect your skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays while enjoying the great outdoors. These tips apply 24/7/365, not just during the summer!

The video below covers each of the 12 sun skincare tips. Below the video, is a written recap of the tips highlighted in the video.


Sun Skincare Tips Featured in the Video

Did you know that approximately 80% of external premature aging is caused by the sun?

Here are 12 Helpful  Fun in the Sun Skincare Tips for Protecting Your Skin from the Damaging Effects of UV Exposure:

1) Wear a sunscreen or moisturizer with a …

     SPF 30 (or more) on all areas of potential sun exposure.

2) Apply sunscreen at least 20-minutes before sun exposure.

3) Avoid sun exposure during peak hours, typically between 10am to 4pm.

4) Sunscreen should be applied every hour when swimming and…

     During any other outdoor activities that result in heavy perspiration.

5) Your sunscreen should be broad-spectrum to filter-out both UVA and UVB radiation.

6) Always check the sunscreen’s expiration date to make sure it has not expired.

7) Wear a hat and protective clothing when participating in outdoor activities.

8) Don’t forget: Redheads are particularly susceptible to sun damage.

9) Remember that UVA effects are amplified through glass;

…and when UVA filters through clouds.

10) Avoid exposing children younger than 6-months-old to the sun.

11) Remember to wear sunglasses to protect your eyes.

12) Lastly, be sure to drink plenty of water to keep your body & skin hydrated.

It’s important to take good care of your skin and when you’re ready for a custom facial, you can always book an appointment with me at the salon. You may accomplish this by calling the spa at 209-464-7706… be sure to ask for Lorrie.

If you prefer, you can click the image below to book an appointment with me online via the spa’s website:

Sun Skincare Tips CTA to book an appointment

Whether your looking for regular skincare maintenance or you’ve recently experience skin damage due to over-exposure, a professional esthetician can make a huge difference. I hope my Fun in the Sun Skincare Tips video has been helpful.

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun with the Beauty Enhancing Benefits of Alcohol

Do You Know That There Are Beauty Enhancing Benefits of Alcohol?

beauty enhancing benefits of alcohol

We’re not kidding! There are beauty enhancing benefits of alcohol and when you know which ones can help to nourish your skin, you can raise a glass or two and not feel guilty!

Seriously… Who knew?

It’s no secret that drinking too much alcohol can wreak havoc on your skin. You may have personally experienced waking-up in the morning, after a night on the town, to a mirrored reflection of facial redness, splotching, dryness or a full-blown breakout. Yikes! The culprit most likely responsible for these skin reactions can often be traced right back to what you had to drink the night before. We want to give you suggestions for alcoholic beverages that will be nourishing to your skin and shouldn’t create negative reactions in your complexion.

Everyone knows drinking too much can totally mess up your life if, especially if it becomes an addition or you drink and drive!  We’re talking about having an occasional drink, here and there, while giving you drink recipes known for their beauty enhancing benefits of alcohol.

Do you know there are Beauty Enhancing Benefits of Alcohol

Who’s ready to learn which libations contain the beauty enhancing benefits of alcohol

Article Updated – June 28, 2019

When this post was originally written back in 2013 we provided a link to an article entitled: 10 Beauty-Boosting Drinks. Unfortunately, the website that contained this article is no longer in existence and we can no longer link to its content. ;-(

So, we’ve located another article that we hope will provide similar helpful information, albeit doesn’t feature as many alcoholic beverages that are complexion-friendly. If you would like to learn what alcoholic beverages are beneficial to your skin (They are displayed in the image at the top of this article) and which ones to avoid… this is a ‘must read’ before your next night out with your BFF’s or Mr. McDreamy. Get all the lip-smackin’, thirst-quenching, beauty enhancing benefits of alcohol in the replacement article below:

Choosing the Best Cocktails for Healthy Skin

These are the 6 alcoholic cocktails featured in this article (Recipes included!) Don’t let alcohol sabotage your skin. Order one of these complexion-friendly cocktails and your skin will thank you!

  • Bloody Mary
  • Sea Breeze
  • Gin & Seltzer
  • Pear Martini
  • Melon Mint Granita
  • Fresh Squeezed Juice-ade

Is this a WIN/WIN/WIN or what? Heck, anytime you can mix going out on the town + drinking + taking care of your skin at the same time, that’s all the reasons you need to go have some F-U-N!

So tell me, (leave a comment below) now that you’ve learned a thing or two about the beauty enhancing benefits of alcohol, I’m dying to know… which libation are you going to try… first?