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Fallene Total Block Cotz SPF 58 and Total Block SPF 60

Total Block

Today’s installment in sunscreen week looks at Total Block Cotz SPF 58, a water resistant sunscreen that is number 17 in the Environmental Working Group Sunscreen Database. Total Block Cotz, containing titanium dioxide and zinc ozide, is comfortable to wear and fragrance free. As with the other products I have reported on this week, there […]

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Vanicream Sport Sunscreen SPF 35

Vanicream

Sunscreen week continues today with a look at the number five product from the Sunscreen Database for safety and effectiveness, Vanicream Sport SPF 35. Vanicream advertises that it goes on clear and is appropriate for use on the face. Vanicream contains micronized zinc oxide and octinoxate for full spectrum protection. It is fragrance free, and […]

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Badger SPF 30 Sunblock for Face and Body

Badger small

This week is sunscreen week at Beauty and Fashion Tech. I recently tried three of the top sunscreens in The Sunscreen Database from the Environmental Working Group. Because I have areas of melasma and hyperpigmentation, I have taken great interest in the products that were found to be highly effective by providing full spectrum protection. Today, […]

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Home Microdermabrasion: Spa Sciences Professional Skin Exfoliation System

DDF Revolve

Update: This product is no longer available. However, the DDF Revolve Mico Polishing System (pictured) is a newer and highly similar system that also works even better in my opinion. Being a gadget freak, I always wanted to try one of the battery operated home microdermabrasion systems. So when I saw the Spa Sciences Professional Skin Exfoliation System […]

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Review: Oil of Olay Definity Creme for Melasma

Oil of Olay Definity Night Cream

A newer non-prescription substance for the treatment of melasma (also refered to as hyperpigmentation) is N-acetyl glucosamine, which becomes more effective when combined with niacinamide. This combination is found in the Oil of Olay Definity line of products. Just before Definity was released, I read an excerpt of research indicating that topical N-acetyl glucosamine reduced […]