Are there Different Types of Sunscreens? There are two main categories of sunscreens – chemical sunscreens and mineral sunscreens. Whether mineral or chemical, sunscreens are graded by SPF, or sun protection factor. The SPF of a sunscreen tells you how much longer the Sun’s UVB rays would take to burn your skin. For example, SPF30 […]
Lets talk about the basics: Sun Exposure The Sun is quite literally the center of our solar system and also central to our lives. It provides a light source, energy, and heat for all life forms. However, the Sun doesn’t just give off visible light and physical heat. It also produces UV or Ultraviolet rays […]
Nanotechnology or nanotech is the science and engineering involved in the design and application of materials and devices whose smallest functional organization is on the nanometer scale or one billionth of a meter. In simpler terms, nanoparticles are super small! These molecular sized particles have infinite uses in science and technology, medicine and cosmetics. To […]
Antioxidants are compounds that can inhibit oxidation. Oxidation is the chemical process whereby free radicals are created in the human body. Prolonged imbalance of the ratio of free radicals to antioxidants leads to oxidative stress which can cause damage to human DNA thereby resulting in premature aging, cardiovascular damage, and an increase in cancer risk.
cannabis y el cannabidiol , más conocido como CBD . De hecho, en los últimos 10 años ha sido adoptado ampliamente para tratar una gran variedad de condiciones de salud y ha demostrado ser un oponente digno para otras terapias de origen natural.
Skincare is without a doubt, one of the most popular trends in self-care nowadays. Companies are pouring into a field that has the possibilities to change people’s lives, helping them not only look but feel amazing. And with that trend, comes innovation. Many companies are creating products where natural ingredients are taking the lead. And […]
A few years ago, all odds were against CBD, or cannabidiol. This compound, a main component amongst the long list of components that exist in the cannabis plant, is one of the most used chemicals nowadays, and for a good reason. But, before diving into the realm of what it can do, let’s find out […]
Hace unos años, todas las probabilidades estaban en contra del CBD, o cannabidiol. Este compuesto, uno de los principales elementos de la larga lista de componentes que existen en la planta de cannabis, es una de las sustancias químicas más utilizadas en la actualidad, y por una buena razón. Pero, antes de zambullirnos en el […]