| Jul 1, 2012
| 9:18 PM
Skin protection is of the utmost importance during summer, whether you're on the beach or by the pool. Although it's a bit cooler at the shore and you may escape the really scorching heat, you can't be too careful. There are plenty of options for...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Name: Zo Skin Health Oclipse Sunscreen + Primer Broad-Spectrum SPF 30
What it is: A tinted sunscreen and makeup primer with some anti-aging properties. Oclipse contains natural melanin, zinc oxide (10.2 percent) and titanium dioxide (3.7 percent) to...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Indiana temperatures are expected to surpass 100 degrees for the next two days. As a result, state and national weather forecasters are announcing excessive heat warnings throughout Indiana.
Conditions of extreme heat are based upon the summertime...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 3:39 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- Are tanning salons giving customers the whole truth when it comes to their safety? According to a new congressional report, maybe not.
Investigators representing themselves as fair-skinned teenage girls surveyed some 300 tanning salons...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:35 AM
The Boston Marathon turned out to be a hot, sweaty, grueling race for even the most experienced runners.
The Boston Globe reported that more than 2,100 people were treated for heat exhaustion, dehydration and other illnesses because of temperatures...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:44 AM
1) Tommy's Tanning
The Tommy of Tommy's Tanning is Tommy Kelleher, the same Tommy who rode the video-rental boom of the '90s as Tommy K's Video. Tommy's Tanning is actually owned and managed by Tommy's brother Ed. Tom Kelleher is busy looking for new...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Even though the brutal winter weather isn't too far off, now is the time to start thinking about your skin for tomorrow and beyond.
Most of us moisturize our skin, come sun or snow. However, you might need more than that, according to Susan Barnes with...
| Aug 24, 2011
NOTE: This story ran in the Aug. 24, 2011, edition of the Chicago Tribune.
Tanning was as much a part of Lindsay Walsh's teenage social life as talking on the phone.
Two or three times a week — more for special occasions — she and her...
| May 27, 2011
| 4:22 AM
FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Today is “Don’t Fry Day,” designated by the EPA and the National Council on Skin Cancer to remind Americans to protect themselves and their kids from too much sun. As you head off for the beach or park,......
| May 11, 2011
| 4:22 PM
It's mid-May, which means it's time that many people, including teens and young women, begin to think summer fun. Which means beachwear. Which means getting ready to be seen. Which often means indoor tanning. The American Academy of Dermatology recently...
| May 25, 2011
| 4:23 PM
The good folks at WebMD have a report that brings together two items that are near and dear to my heart: protecting your skin during the warm months and confusing, conflicting medical news. What could be confusing about preventing sunburns? It turns out,...