Navigation Links
Tanning tips for 5th Annual Tan Awareness Week, June 17-21; Enjoy the sun, but don’t overdo it
Date:6/18/2013

Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) June 18, 2013

As Canadians try to make the most of our notoriously short summer, the Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) is reminding sun lovers to tan responsibly.

The association, which represents professional tanning salons across the country, is offering educational advice to coincide with Tan Awareness Week, which runs from June 17 to 21.

“In Canada we want to be outside enjoying the summer sun any chance that we get but it’s important to take some precautions,” said Steven Gilroy, Executive Director of the Joint Canadian Tanning Association. “Tan Awareness Week lets us explain the proper ways for Canadians to enjoy spending their summer outdoors by doing just a little bit of preparation before stepping outside. Research has even shown that tanners independent of their tanning experience have a 'more relaxed and less tense mood' when exposed to UV light.”

The JCTA offers the following tanning tips for anyone looking to enjoy the sun this summer.

  • Base Tans: Building a gradual base tan in a controlled environment, such as a tanning salon, can increase natural protection against potentially harmful sunburn by up to six times. Gradual exposure to UV light in a JCTA professional member salon increases production of melanin pigment and thickens the outer skin, shielding it and enabling it to withstand increased sun exposure. This also starts producing vitamin D which is shown to help protect from skin damage.
  • Sunscreen: Start with a golf-ball sized portion (35ml) of sunscreen and spread it evenly to all areas of exposed skin, allowing it to
    '/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. ASDSA Applauds Nevada Governor for Signing Under-18 Indoor Tanning Ban
2. ASDSA Calls on Nevada Governor to Sign Under-18 Indoor Tanning Restrictions
3. Tanning - FDA Wants Tanning Salons to Post Cancer Warning Signs
4. ASDSA Urges Oregon Governor to Sign Under-18 Indoor Tanning Restrictions
5. New FDA Proposed Tanning Bed Regulations Push For Improved Warnings During National Skin Cancer Awareness Month
6. Beach Bum Tanning & Airbrush Salon introduces Facial & Body Masks
7. Save-A-Child’s Life Foundation Praises Oregon Decision to Ban Teens from Tanning Salons
8. Young women hold the key to success of sunless tanning products, Baylor researcher finds
9. FDA Proposes Tougher Warnings for Tanning Beds
10. Promising strategies to reduce use of indoor tanning devices and prevent skin cancer
11. ASDSA Welcomes Governor’s Approval of West Virginia Indoor Tanning Restrictions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Weddingshe.com has added many trendy Champagne wedding dresses ... in the past three years. Today, the business announces a ... to the sales manager of the company, this is on ... This point can be reflected on the discounted wedding dresses ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Payday lending practices in four southern states ... distress to the states that permit them, according to ... on Race and Wealth. , While they generate hundreds ... at the same time substantially depress economic activity, according ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... JJsHouse.com is a famous dress online store for wedding ... its latest collection of wedding dresses , and launches a ... the wedding dress on your big day; the wedding gown ... bride wants to find the most suitable wedding dress. Now, ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Step into a ... the Science Museum of Virginia. Wicked Plants, the Museum’s ... Plants unearths 75 poisonous, carnivorous and diabolical plants inside ... room to uncover the biochemical, physical and neurological processes ...
(Date:12/26/2014)... said that nothing makes a lady feel more feminine than ... shows its new selection of navy cocktail dresses , ... navy cocktail gowns are the cornerstones of the site’s cocktail ... dresses in bright neon colors can be dressed up or ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Weddingshe Announces A Special Offer On Its Popular Glamorous Wedding Dresses 2Health News:Howard University Spotlights the Economic Impact of Payday Lending in Southern States 2Health News:Find The Most Suitable Wedding Dress At JJsHouse.com 2Health News:Wicked Plants are taking over the Science Museum of Virginia 2Health News:UWDress.com Shows Its New Navy Cocktail Dresses For 2015 2
... the consumption of fizzy soft drinks, according to a new ... have revealed that drinking the equivalent //of two cans of ... combat dementia in older people. ,Psychology lecturer ... for exams could benefit from increasing the amount of sugar ...
... Professor Susana Martinez-conde and her research team from Barrow Neurological ... movements occurring inside the eye even when the person ... proper visibility. ,Even when we are gazing at ... things visible and if these movement stops it leads to ...
... the country in question, Turkey has pointed out that its ... ,They say that those countries are hiding outbreaks of ... killed four Turkish children. ,In the words of the ... illness exists in our neighbouring countries which are ruled by ...
... for understanding the mechanism of joint motion and movement of ... as these are the regions which are mostly being used ... University of Florida is developing a robot which accurately detects ... they are working or walking. ,By understanding how ...
... Researchers at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel ... the lungs of patients affected by cystic fibrosis (CF). Hypertonic ... of the salt. ,The researchers arrived at this ... two weeks., They found that inhaling the salt solution improved ...
... marketing a single treatment malarial drug, by the World ... may develop a resistance to it. // ... that the practice of using artemisinin, one of the ... the parasite becoming resistant to the drug, and will ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:1/22/2015)... ON , Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. ... with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease and ... of the Company,s accomplishments in 2014 and its outlook for ... Dear Fellow Shareholders, We would like to ...
(Date:1/22/2015)...  Bio-Techne Corporation (NASDAQ: TECH ) announced today ... the new Simple Plex platform through its Proteins Platform ... re-branding of the previously acquired CyPlex instrument platform from ... transformative immunoassay technology which integrates an innovatively designed microfluidic ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Increasing sophistication among enterprise buyers of ... purchasing in 2015, says Moravia CMO, ... study by market research firm Common Sense Advisory, 15 ... their translation and localization needs. "From a language industry ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 3Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 4Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 5Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 6Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 7Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 2Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 3Moravia Sees Single-Sourcing as Key Localization Trend in 2015 2
... to Educate Women About this Common Condition, MILWAUKEE, ... at the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee hotel (333 West Kilbourn ... 7:30 pm to talk about her,experience with stress urinary ... Down There?: Breaking the Ice About SUI, a,national public ...
... Opiate-Like Side Effects For Several ... Months Following a Single Administration, SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., ... that it has initiated a new,Phase 2 study of Adlea(TM) ... total knee replacement surgery, also called,total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Adlea ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Bonnie Blair to Break the Ice About Stress Urinary Incontinence in Milwaukee 2Bonnie Blair to Break the Ice About Stress Urinary Incontinence in Milwaukee 3Anesiva Initiates New Phase 2 Trial of Adlea(TM) for Pain Relief Following Knee Replacement Surgery 2Anesiva Initiates New Phase 2 Trial of Adlea(TM) for Pain Relief Following Knee Replacement Surgery 3Anesiva Initiates New Phase 2 Trial of Adlea(TM) for Pain Relief Following Knee Replacement Surgery 4
... IMMAGE Immunochemistry System gives you ... to perform accurate testing for ... It also delivers a wealth ... your laboratory to streamline its ...
... Array systems are fully automated ... fast turnaround of highly accurate ... drug monitoring (TDM) results. Using ... the easy-to-use Array® 360 performs ...
Inquire...
ELISA kit for detection of Rheumatoid Factor....
Medicine Products: