Sun Damage

hair | Longevity LIVE

With the temperature on the up and up, and the holidays ahead, it’s time to start letting your hair down.  But remember, this is the time of year when your locks are most susceptible to damage – be it from the sun’s UV rays, or from other outdoor activities, quarry or

Wellness, that coveted glow and peace of mind. These topics were discussed at length at our latest workshop, called Your Health Is Your Wealth, which we hosted alongside our partners Solal, at the beautiful Mesh Club in Rosebank this past weekend. And if you missed it, you can read all

While the desire for a smooth skin tone and a healthy glow is a universal one, not many people can claim that this is their normal reality. In fact, quite the opposite is true, as it is estimated that more than half of the world’s population struggles with sensitive skin,

Sunscreen | Longevity LIVE

Sun protection is important, which is why it is imperative that we adopt regular use of sunscreen into our lives. However, with Hawaii banning oxybenzone this past year, one has to wonder which other toxic chemicals may be lingering in our sunscreens. While it is advisable to use sunscreen, a

blue light | Longevity LIVE

There are already plenty of precautions advising against the excessive use of electronics. Various studies have highlighted the effects of high cellphone use. This includes poor sleeping patterns, heightened stress levels and even symptoms of depression. If that’s not enough, there is now growing research of how high cellphone usage

sun | Longevity Live

As with anything in life. You need to keep healthy and balanced. And your approach getting enough sunshine isn’t any different. If you hibernate away from the sun. It’s honestly just as bad as actively working towards a leathery and tanned complexion. “Having regular, limited exposure to sunlight is not in itself

neck | Longevity LIVE

When it comes to healthy aging solutions, it’s time we focus a bit more on the neck and chin. Premature neck sagging is on the increase rise, which experts say could be caused by the fact that we look down at our phones an estimated 150 times a day (we’re not kidding). 

Toxic Sunscreen | Longevity LIVE

While your chosen sunscreen brand probably does a fairly good job at protecting your skin from the harmful effects of the sun, it may well be toxic to the environment. Indeed, key public officers in Hawaii have spent the better part of 2017 debating and lobbying for a ban on

I have been prone to sunspots on my hands all my adult life. My freckles don’t stay freckles; over time they become darker and larger – and I’ve become increasingly despondent. I’ve many a new treatment and wear sunscreen all the time, but to no avail. So when I saw a

healthy hair | Longevity LIVE

Sun-damage to our skin is not the only contributor to a look of premature aging due to dehydration and damage; our hair can suffer the same effect. A combination of summer sun, dry air, swimming and heat styling can leave your crowning glory looking decidedly less glorious than you’d like.