On July 31, 2021, between 5.30 pm and 8.30 pm, you can come and enjoy a fantastic jazz performance at Thermae Boetfort.
Chances are that you have been out in the sun too long at one time or other in your life and that you ended up looking a lovely shade of lobster-red. But what exactly is sunburn? The technical explanation: your skin cells become damaged by UV rays, which triggers an inflammation response in your body.
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Your body pumps a lot of extra blood to the burnt area to repair and replace the damaged cells. It’s this supply of extra blood that causes redness and a feeling of heat.
So, proper skin protection is essential. Adults should cover their body with about a handful of sunscreen (with a high enough SPF) and repeat this every two hours and after every shower or swim. Also, try to stay out of the sun during the hottest time of the day and regularly spend time in the shade. UV protective clothing and a sun hat offer protection too.
As for the difference between UVA and UVB rays, the former accelerate skin ageing and the latter cause you to burn.
These messages are definitely worth a quick read!
We have a lovely new addition to our beauty product range: Kigelia Africana Skin Lift. The Kigelia africana is a large tree of the genus Bignonia, native to tropical Africa. The tree has large sausage-shaped fruit and big, red-purple flowers. The active ingredient in this day cream has two very distinct properties: it soothes the skin, and it stimulates the natural regeneration of skin cells.
The sun is one of the major culprits of ageing skin. That is why it is important to protect your skin in every season. Choose a sunscreen that suits your skin type: spray, milk, lotion, anything is possible, as long as it protects!