Is your sunscreen a coral reef killer?

We tend to think about sunscreens as protection for our bodies, one that guards us against the harmful UV rays. But did you know that the household sunscreen brands contain toxic chemicals that kill the coral reef? When we think about coral reefs, the first thing that comes to mind is a rainbow-like sight when…

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Best sunscreen solutions to protect your skin from the harmful impact of the sun

Most of us are aware of the harmful effects of prolonged sun exposure: sunburn, premature skin ageing, pigmentation, skin damage and ultimately, an increased risk of skin cancer. We also know that the best way to minimise these risks is to use top sunscreen products. Yet we often tend to downplay the above dangers and…

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Why is sun protection necessary even with darker skin tones?

The myth that dark skin doesn’t need sun protection is long-lived, but nevertheless false. Sunscreen is still important even for darker skin; let us explain why! Your skin gets its colour from a pigment called melanin – a darker skin tone has more melanin than lighter skin. Melanin does indeed protect you from the damage…

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What is your sunscreen doing to the environment?

Using sunscreen when you stay in the sun has become a crucial part of a healthy lifestyle. Your skin must be protected from the damage the harmful UV rays can cause. But have you ever considered what your sunscreen does to the environment around you? Most of the sunscreen and skincare products contain harmful chemicals…

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Bad Sunburn Alert! 5 Quick Hacks for Sunburn Help

Did you ever come back from a holiday with something more than new friendships and joyful Instagram snaps? What if the main souvenir is a painful sunburn? There is nothing worse than having to deal with a lobster-red skin that hurts and itches with every move. Whether it is the afternoon siesta in the sun…

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5 sunscreen mistakes everyone has made

A lovely day in the sun calls for some sure-fire safety measures. When it comes to sun protection, taking care of your skin´ s health is easy – with our tips you can do it, too. Incorrect use of sunscreen could lead to unpleasant damage that develop over time, like wrinkles, pigment spots or skin…

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How to sunscreen your back

No more sunburns – when it comes to sun protection, IONIQ has your back! It is important to stay protected from dangerous UV rays during the sunny months, and the way you apply sunscreen on your skin could be determining how enjoyable your day in the sun is. Haven’t we all had to deal with…

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3 Mind-Blowing Winter Beach Vacations for Sunseekers

Tired of rain and gloom outside of your window and being wrapped in the warmest blanket? Winter beach vacation is an answer to your cravings. You don’t have to wait until the next summer to stock up on much-needed vitamin D. Across the world, many breath-taking destinations allow you to escape the winter blues to…

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Christmas at the beach: How to apply sunscreen the right way

Imagine you’re on vacation; you just arrived at the beach, and the sun is at its highest. You’re enjoying the view of the turquoise ocean while spraying on a quick layer of last year’s sunscreen. A couple of hours later, after swimming and sunbathing, you start noticing a soreness all over your shoulders – and…

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After sun – Aloe Vera for your skin

Here’s why Aloe Vera may be just the right option for your sunburn Body care is the care of the skin and its appendages which also includes hair. The aim is the prevention of illnesses, maintaining and strengthening health. More broadly, body care fosters skin maintenance and enhancement of well-being and attractiveness. Those with sensitive…

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