Lignin from plants can boost sunscreen performance!

Most sunscreen products currently in the market contain synthetic compounds that help prevent ultraviolet rays from damaging skin.

Summer beauty tips: How to choose the right sunscreen!

Know your skin type then pick a sunscreen with a matte finish and the right SPF.

Getting a tan? Don't forget the sunscreen!

Getting a tan? Don't forget the sunscreen!

Researchers found that even people exposed to high levels of sunlight may be deficient in serum vitamin D because it is mainly induced by UV irradiation and synthesised in the skin.

Summer skincare tips: 4-step beauty regimen every woman should adopt!

Always apply sunscreens to help protect your skin from the season's harsh sun damage.

Now, sunscreen that gives you instant Vitamin D

Researchers from Boston University in the US developed Solar D, through a process in which the ingredients of a sunscreen are altered in such a way that it does not impact its sun protection factor (SPF), but does allow the body to produce vitamin D.  

Sunscreen ingredient may prevent medical implant infections

A common ingredient used in sunscreen could be an effective antibacterial coating for medical implants such as pacemakers and replacement joints, researchers have found.

'Healthier' sunscreen that does not penetrate skin developed

Researchers have used nanoparticles to develop a sunscreen that does not penetrate the skin, eliminating serious health concerns associated with commercial sunblocks.

Serving in desert terrain ups soldier's skin cancer risk

Military personnel who served in the glaring desert sunlight of Iraq and Afghanistan returned home with an increased risk of skin cancer, due not only to the desert climate, but also a lack of sun protection.

Summer skin care: Five essential tricks to treat sunburn

These five essential tricks to treat sunburns, can act as a blessing of the day for you. 

Monsoon beauty tips: Quick and essential skin care regime

The onset of monsoon season means your skin needs extra care although it needs to be taken care of all year round.

NASA's Hubble finds 'sunscreen' layer on distant exoplanet

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to detect an atmospheric layer on a blazing-hot exoplanet that absorbs ultraviolet and visible light, acting as a kind of "sunscreen".

Hugh Jackman to launch sunscreen for kids

Hugh Jackman to launch sunscreen for kids

 Actor Hugh Jackman, who was diagnosed with skin cancer in 2013, is launching his own brand of sunscreen for children in the US.

Summer Special: Basic skincare routine we all must follow!

Wonder how to indulge in proper care of your skin this summer? Leading Aesthetician & Cosmetologist and Founder-Director of ALPS Beauty Clinics, Mrs Bharti Taneja, reveals just the right steps - just for you! 

Fish-generated sunscreen pill to protect humans: Study

Fish-generated sunscreen pill to protect humans: Study

Fish can produce their own sunscreen and copying the method they use could lead to a sunscreen pill for humans, says a new study.

Hugh Jackman to launch range of sunblock products aimed at kids

Hugh Jackman to launch range of sunblock products aimed at kids

 Hugh Jackman's company Pure Growth Group is launching sunscreen range for kids.

Hugh Jackman launching sunscreen for kids

Hugh Jackman launching sunscreen for kids

Hugh Jackman is launching his own brand of sunscreen for children in the US.

Revitalise skin with water, exercise

Stay hydrated, exercise regularly and follow skin care regime religiously to protect skin from getting damaged.

UV rays may damage skin hours after sun exposure

Would we need a sunscreen for the night? Yes, we might because much of the damage that ultraviolet radiation (UV) does to skin occurs hours after sun exposure, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin.

Your sunscreen is threat to marine life

Sunscreens give protection to the human skin from ultraviolet (UV) radiation and are almost a necessity among the beach goers - but at the cost to the environment.

Your sunscreen is threat to marine life

Sunscreens give protection to the human skin from ultraviolet (UV) radiation and are almost a necessity among the beach goers - but at the cost to the environment.