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  • Lyme Disease: A Nationwide Concern

    Tuesday, November 13, 2018

    Gone are the days when Lyme disease caused by tick bites was only prevalent in northeastern states. This disease is a now a relevant health concern all across the United States, and the numbers prove … Read more

  • Fall Sun Safety

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018

    The days of summer have ended, and the tradeoff brings changing leaves, cooler temperatures and fewer hours of daylight. It’s easy to drop the sun protection once the calendar turns, but UV radiation … Read more

  • Navigating the Sunscreen Aisle: Natural vs. Chemical

    Thursday, June 21, 2018

    Today officially marks the start of summer, but one thing’s for sure: We’ve already been able to feel the sun’s effects during hot days. Sunscreen is a must this time of year, and it’s important to … Read more

  • Vector-Borne Diseases on the Rise

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    As summer approaches, health agencies are reminding us again about the need to be aware of diseases transmitted by bugs as we spend more time outdoors. A recent article by CNN gave credence to a … Read more

  • Is Your Sunscreen Chemical-Free?

    Tuesday, May 1, 2018

    With the temperatures warming up and the daylight hours stretching as summer approaches, it’s important to not only wear sunscreen when you’re outdoors, but also understand the benefits of using … Read more

  • Plant to Repel Mosquitoes

    Tuesday, April 17, 2018

    Have a green thumb? Never gardened before but want to add some plants around your home this spring? Consider investing in plants with natural mosquito-repellent properties. Not only will you be … Read more

  • Whitewater Fun: An Interview with Brand Ambassador Hannah Childs

    Tuesday, March 6, 2018

    Whether she’s whitewater kayaking, river surfing or stand-up paddle boarding (SUP), Hannah Childs is all about water sports. A Protector Ambassador, she has a passion for embracing the outdoors and … Read more

  • Traveling the World: An Interview with Brand Ambassador Derek Klopfenstein

    Tuesday, February 6, 2018

    Our newest Protector Ambassador, Derek Klopfenstein, has a passion for travel that’s matched only by his sense of adventure. Whether he’s in France, Vietnam or somewhere in between, he’s continually … Read more

  • Ingredient Sourcing and Why it Matters

    Thursday, January 4, 2018

    You may be familiar with the concept that a meal is only as good as the ingredients used to make it. We believe the same is true for personal care products: The quality of the product is only as good … Read more

  • Help in a Time of Need: An Interview with Brand Ambassador Thresha Kilkenny

    Thursday, November 2, 2017

    A hurricane is one of those things that you have to experience to really understand. For Florida resident Thresha Kilkenny, she understands more than most would ever want to, as she endured Hurricane … Read more