What many people have been asking as summer approaches is an important, and somewhat scary, question: Is spray sunscreen safe? A Massachusetts man was injured after applying Banana Boat sunscreen in a can. Brett Sigworth, suffered severe burns when applying a Banana Boat aerosol spray sunscreen while using a grill. Since, consumers have become concerned about the safety of spray sunscreens.
Walk down the aisle of your local convenience store, and you’ll notice a number of sunscreens, lotions and other products with SPF. Not only do you have to choose between them, but you need to consider if you want a name brand or generic. While you’d like to save money, everyone wants to feel like their skin is getting protection with the best sunscreen, so this is one area you don’t want to scrimp on. We have the scoop on what the experts think about how to find safe, affordable sun protection.
There are some grilling techniques that work for whatever you’re making. Always remember to marinate – it adds flavor and also reduces the risk of cancer that is caused from charring food. Remember to use a meat thermometer and other basic grilling tools. But there are also some techniques that are specific to the type of meat you’re working with. You can use this easy guide on how to grill and prepare the perfect burger, chicken, fish or steak.
What if some of your go-to grilling techniques were actually compromising the flavor of your food? Not a fun thing to think about is it? To make that steak, or whatever you’re cooking, absolutely perfect take a look at five common grilling mistakes to make sure you’re grilling like a pro.
VIDEO: Sewing used to conjure images of old women toiling away in fabric shops. So when did it turn into Project Runway and hipsters crafting trendy outfits? Designers and experts aren’t surprised.
With Project Runway and new trends putting more and more emphasis on sewing your own clothes, many people are starting to realize just how cool sewing is. Not only can you make yourself unique, trendy clothes, but you can also save a whole lot of money.
Burt’s Bees is known for making a line of unique, natural beauty products at a fair price. Burt’s Bees Beeswax Lip Balm earned a 92/100 with feedback from over 500 reviewers, so we had high expectations for the new tinted balm. Reviewers so far haven’t been shy about testing it out, considering it only costs about $7 at a local drugstore.
This new tinted lip balm has earned an 88/100 so far. Read what reviewers have to say – and why many rave that it’s their beauty staple year-round.
Take a jog to your nearest running path or track in your gym, and it’s hard to find a naked ear in sight. We love exercising with our headphones, whether it helps drown out the terrible gym tunes or provides a soundtrack to our outdoor workout. So what makes for the best of the best for headphones for exercise?