I Blame Myself for Getting Skin Cancer

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 Warning: This post contains graphic images that might disturb some readers.  I know, it’s a very bold statement to make --- to blame myself for cancer. Let me explain … I’ve been going to the dermatologist for yearly check ups since I was a teenager. I’ve had a few moles removed, but they …
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A Letter of Caution to All Sun-Worshippers: Dark, Golden and Now Blotchy!

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Back in the day, nobody used sunscreen. From the concrete ponds of California, to the lakes of the Midwest, to the beaches of Florida, us sun worshipers actually went for what we called “the burn.” It was practically a rite of summer and a small enough sacrifice to achieve that dark golden bronze we …
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The Perfect Summer Survival Kit Giveaway—and Free Sunscreen for Those Who Need It!

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It's Friday! And we feel like a giveaway. (Especially since we haven't really had one since all of our fun birthday partyin'!) So behold the The Perfect Summer Survival Kit. It's up for grabs courtesy of Neutrogena to three lucky U.S. readers!  As you've probably already read, we're a blog …
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FBG 5-Year Birthday Friday Giveaway: 5 Neutrogena Healthy Skin Prize Packs!

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Did you know: UV exposure increases by about 33 percent  for every 20 percent ozone layer loss? And that the end result is about 33 percent more skin cancers?! Um, not cool. But what is cool is today's Five-Year Birthday Week giveaway! As we are a blog ambassador for Neutrogena, they have …
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