Three More States Ban Tanning Beds for Minors

Jan 08, 2014 2 Comments

Because skin cancer rates continue to rise among young adults – a group previously unlikely to be diagnosed – states are acting on convincing evidence that indoor tanning is a significant factor. In 2013, following a number of other states, Illinois, Nevada, and Texas enacted legislation to block access to indoor tanning for minors. This is a trend we hope will eventually be rolled out across all states.

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Skin Cancer Rates Rise in US Hispanic Demographic

Jan 08, 2014 No Comments

It’s still a common misconception that darker skin tones are not at risk for skin cancer. The Hispanic population is the fastest growing ethnic group in the US. Unfortunately, along with this increase is an increase in the rate of skin cancer among its members.

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FDA Sunscreen Label Changes – Let’s Clear it Up

Jan 08, 2014 1 Comment

All sunscreens are not created equal. To help consumers better understand what they are buying, and to help protect them from unwanted excessive UV ray exposure, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced new sunscreen labeling requirements. We’ve compiled a list of those changes and what to look for on labels.

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Treating Dry Winter Skin

Jan 07, 2014 1 Comment

With record low temps across the US this week, it’s the perfect time to discuss caring for dry winter skin. Cold weather, dry air and low humidity can cause problems for your normal skincare routine. It’s important to take extra care of your skin this time of year so we’ve compiled a few tips to make it easier.

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Become a 2014 Coolibar Sponsored Athlete

Jan 02, 2014 No Comments

Happy 2014! Are you looking for a challenge in the New Year to help reach your fitness goals? Consider becoming a 2014 Coolibar Sponsored Athlete. Our athletes are fitness fanatics who are also concerned about sun safety. Think you’ve got what it takes, learn more.

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Goodbye 2013…Hello New Year!

Dec 30, 2013 No Comments

The New Year is upon us. The annual practice of shedding the old and beginning anew unites us together all over the world. People celebrate with rituals to ensure the days ahead are filled with good fortune and the problems from the past year are put to rest.

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Go Ahead…Give and Be Happy

Dec 24, 2013 No Comments

The holidays can be a stressful. It’s easy to forget the true meaning of the season, Giving. Research shows there are many benefits of giving, for both the recipient and the giver. Giving makes you feel happy, can be great for your health and also strengthen the community.

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Healthy Holiday Eating

Dec 19, 2013 No Comments

The holidays are filed with sugary desserts, cheesy appetizers and creamy eggnog all of which are not diet friendly. We’ve compiled a list of tips to survive the holiday and keep your diet on track. So eat, drink and be merry, but within reason.

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Pick the Perfect Coolibar Garment

Dec 17, 2013 1 Comment

Sun Protective Clothing is your best protection while out in the sun because it won’t wash or wear off, it’s easy to slip on and it provides fail proof coverage. Consider fabric, style & size when picking the perfect Coolibar garment. And if you can’t decide, our Customer Service Team is here to help.

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Taking Beauty on the Road

Dec 12, 2013 6 Comments

First food, then fashion, now skin care. “Beth’s Beauty Bus” is a mobile skin care boutique with cosmetics, skin care, hair products and personal consultation from esthetician founder Beth Ross, who preaches the importance of sun protection. We love this concept and wanted to learn more.

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