keisha's Articles en-us Are Sunless Tanning Products Safe and Reliable? Did you know that tanning has become a fashion tre Did you know that tanning has become a fashion trend in 1923? Yes, tanning has been popular for almost a century! Being tan is equated to being young and beautiful. How so? Simply because it connotes youthful activities like going to the beach and playing... 25th May 2010 The recent effects of climate change In case you didn't notice, January to March 2010 has been recorded as the earth's fourth hottest period ever, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The scorching heat caused by global warming is just one of the pheno... 24th May 2010 Goods from Bioplastic The worldwide campaign to minimize the harmful effects of using plastic in the world has received positive responses from different companies and institutions. One of the steps they took is the usage of bioplastic, a material similar to plastic in terms o... 24th May 2010 The importance of plastic in the future According to, the future of automobiles will involve a major change. Due to its qualities, plastic could be replacing metal as the new material for manufacturing cars, which will make it easier for developers and engineers to pave the way... 24th May 2010 Companies that Promote Bioplastics As they continue to rack up a fortune by dominating their own industries, several companies have seen the potentials and advantages of incorporating the eco-friendly material bioplastic in their businesses. Not only do they enhance the quality and image o... 24th May 2010 Awards for Bioplastic As the tons of plastics the world has produced over the years continue to congest the veins of our dear Mother Nature, bioplastic serves as a glimmer of hope that one day, our landfills would be lessened, our oceans crystal clear once again and our atmosp... 24th May 2010 How Safe are Sunless Tanning Products? Since Coco Chanel stepped off of her friend's yacht after a Paris to Cannes cruise, tanning has become a beauty trend. Throughout the decades, the evolution of various tanning products, as well as tanning tools like indoor tanning beds and lamps and spray... 04th May 2010 Why is Exfoliating Important when Self Tanning Sunless tanning has recently become the trend because not only is it safe, but it is also a lot cheaper and easier to apply—not to mention more convenient as it can be applied anywhere. But one of the things that you need to do several days before you a... 30th April 2010 10 Things Girls Need to Avoid During Summer Summer is fast approaching and girls need to get ready for that summer look. While there are many who write about summer must haves, here I will write about the top 10 things that you must avoid in order to have that perfect summer look! 1. AN UNEVE... 09th March 2010 What is the Best SPF for Your Skin? It's almost summer and it's time to prepare yourselves for the hot sun and for lots of sun time at the beach! But whether you're on the beach or just playing Frisbee outside, you have to remember that too much exposure to the sun's UV rays is bad for you.... 09th March 2010 10 Things a Hot Girl Must Have on Summer Days Summer is one of the seasons when you'll have the most fun. You don't have to worry about the rain or snow cramping your style. It's the season where you can show off your beautiful skin without seeming too slutty or vulgar. So, what's the 10 most importa... 05th March 2010 Why You Need to Protect Your Skin from UV Rays Suntan lotions and sunless tanning products have always capitalized on the fact that UV rays are harmful to the skin and can cause skin cancer to build up their industry. However, UV rays are not inherently bad. In fact, they are used in many treatments o... 04th March 2010 The Positive and Negative Effects of UV Rays on YOU It is a well known fact, through the World Health Organization's Cancer Research Division, that ultraviolet (UV) rays can cause premature skin aging and skin cancer. This is the premise for the evolution and popularity of sunless tanning technology. But a... 02nd March 2010 How Sunless Tanning Technology was Perfected With all the promotional hype nowadays about how certain companies have invented a revolutionary way of sunless tanning, the real truth about its history has been lost. Do we call these companies as the pioneers for sunless tanning technology or are they ... 15th February 2010 Sunless Tanning Evolution: Where Do Americans’ Need to be Tan Come From? As you're buying that sunless tanning product or entering an indoor tanning salon for your regular tanning session, has it ever crossed your mind to ask yourself why you want to be tan. Where did this desire come from? Why do you think being tan gives you... 15th February 2010 The Combination of Anti-Aging and Sunless Tanning Technologies: Effectively Innovative or Unfortunately Inefficient? With the fixation of many in looking younger and more beautiful, which does not exclude men; two industries have combined to produce one type of product that is geared towards the creation of the ul... 12th February 2010 A Brief Overview of the History of Sunless Tanning Have you ever wondered how tanning has become so popular that it has created an entire industry? How did the demand for tanning products come to be that it made way for the establishment of the indoor tanning industry? Like every other thing, sunless tann... 12th February 2010 The Real Advantages of Self Tanning Sunless tanning technology is criticized by many for giving people a fake and uneven tan. Because self tanning is done at home, it is prone to the user's mistakes that can lead to an obviously fake and uneven tan. Furthermore, indoor tanning salons want t... 12th February 2010 Self Tanning Tips: How to Prevent an Uneven Tan It's winter and yet celebrities are photographed sporting a glowing tan that not only makes them look healthier, but more beautiful and a lot younger than their real age. Of course, Hollywood is not the only place wherein people look perennially tan. Ever... 12th February 2010 How Anti-Aging Creams Work Have you seen a picture of Jennifer Aniston lately? How about Halle Berry, Nicole Kidman and Salma Hayek? Can you guess their age? Well, if you say somewhere in their thirties, you'd be half correct because they certainly look like they're in their thirti... 10th February 2010 Why Sunless Tanning is Safe and Effective How did the technology of sunless tanning come about? Well, it all started with the popularity of the indoor tanning and its recognition as an industry. Yes, the desire of Caucasians to look tan has engendered the creation of a multibillion dollar industr... 09th February 2010 A Look at the History of Sunless Tanning Have you ever wondered why Americans love sporting a tan and how the popularity of using sunless tanning products came about? Would you believe that it all started with just one significant fashion figure that set a lasting trend? Yes, it is indeed true. ... 05th February 2010 Indoor Tanning Salons: What Went Wrong? The billion dollar indoor tanning industry faced one of the greatest challenges a trade could ever face. During the last quarter of 2005, an article was published in one of the issues of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology that accused indo... 05th February 2010 Why Self Tanning? The Advantages of Tanning at Home The popularity of self tanning through sunless tanning technology has seen the rise of critics who ask why tanning should be made at home. Isn't it better to get the natural healthy tan from sunbathing near the beach—if done appropriately, it will even ... 05th February 2010 Top 3 Tips on Self Tanning: How to Enjoy a Beautiful Tan without the Dangers of Skin Cancer Because Caucasians love to have a tan all year round, self tanning, through products that employ sunless tanning technology, has become one of the most sought after products in the market. Because self tanning and sunless tanning companies have provided a... 05th February 2010 Why the Clamor for Anti-Aging Products? Would you believe that Jennifer Aniston is already 40 years old or that Courtney Cox is five years older than her at 45? It seems ages ago—and it really is—that the first season of Friends, the TV sitcom that made Rachel and Monica into instant celebr... 05th February 2010 The Dangers of Indoor Tanning Beds and Lamps In December 2005, the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology warned against the use of indoor tanning salons that operate tanning beds and sunlamps. Experts, without yet any hard evidence, advised against going to indoor tanning salons because tan... 05th February 2010 Why do Anti-Aging Products Sell like Hotcakes? The fact that most beauty companies have an anti-aging product line—even sunless tanning lotions and creams—show how popular they have become. Big names in Hollywood like Ellen Degeneres, Andie MacDowell, Courtney Cox, and Sarah Jessica Parker, with C... 03rd February 2010 Why Americans Love Sporting a Tan: The Popularity of Sunless Tanning Have you ever wondered why Asians and African Americans want to have a whiter complexion, while Caucasians try their hardest to be tan? It really is true that whitening products are popular among those with a darker complexion as much as tanning products ... 02nd February 2010 Anti-Aging and Sunless Tanning: Are They Compatible? It seems that Americans will never tire of getting that glowing tan. This is manifested in the fact that, according to the Indoor Tanning Association (, indoor tanning is a $5 billion industry—and it is still ex... 29th January 2010 How to Maintain Your Tan after Self Tanning Self tanning is the surefire way to get that healthy tan without the fear of risking the development of skin cancer. Because of this fact, more and more Americans are buying sunless tanning lotions, creams, and sprays that enable them to sport a sun-soake... 29th January 2010 The Science of Anti-Aging Creams Companies who create beauty products have capitalized on the preoccupation, sometimes even obsession, of many people in preserving their youthfulness and beauty. Many beauty and skin care companies produce an anti-aging line. It seems that the skin care l... 26th January 2010 How Sunless Tanning Works and Why It is Safe All around the United States, pictures of Hollywood celebrities sporting great tans have been used to embody youth and beauty. Whether old, middle-aged or young, Hollywood royalty has shown the public time and again that being tan is something that is aki... 25th January 2010 The Interest in Sunless Tanning: Why Americans Want to be Tan The influx of self-tanning and sunless products, as opposed to the natural suntan and the indoor tanning beds popular before that were proven to cause skin cancer, shows how Americans love to have a tan at any time of the year—especially for those who d... 21st January 2010