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MELANOMA AWARENESS MONTH - What You Need To Know

MELANOMA AWARENESS MONTH - What You Need To Know

Did you know May is Melanoma Awareness Month?  Australia has one of the highest rates of Melanoma in the world.  Melanoma is commonly referred to as “Australia’s National Cancer”

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National Skin Cancer Action Week

National Skin Cancer Action Week

National Skin Cancer Action Week is a week where the Cancer Council and the Australasian College of Dermatologists team up to share important advice on how to enjoy the sunshine safely, and keep yourself protected from damaging UV rays. The week acts as an important reminder for all Australians to use sun protection and of the importance of early skin cancer detection.  Skin cancer is largely preventable, and if caught early, it's usually curable. Since most skin cancers are linked to sun exposure, it's important to take precautions when spending time outdoors, no matter what time of year. Too much...

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Teenage Acne and Sunscreen

Teenage Acne and Sunscreen

ACNE is one cause for sunscreen avoidance in teenagers. The big concern with this is that most acne treatment medication makes the skin more susceptible to the sun and increases the chances of long term damage. However, when you have teenage, cystic acne, the concept of applying greasy, sticky, oily, chemical filled sunscreen to it is very unappealing… I shudder just thinking at the idea. Acne is caused by overactive oil glands in the skin and a buildup of oil, dead skin cells, and bacteria, which leads to inflammation in the pores. Oil glands get stimulated when hormones become active during puberty....

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A Conversation With Bossy Mummy!

A Conversation With Bossy Mummy!

We sat down with Laura Furiosi, better known as @bossymummy to share our New Day Skin Journey with her and her readers. Laura built her brand whilst also being a mum to three small people and so understands the challenges that come with starting a business, working full time in a “real job” and juggling the family. Laura now shares her knowledge through her business coaching courses, which can be found at www.bossymummy.com.au.  Why/When/How did you get your product idea? We have always been passionate (neurotic even!) about protecting our own 5 children from the sun.  My (Joanne's) daughter Lucy...

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