Tag: sun protection

Science has proven that sunscreen reduces the risk of melanoma and other skin cancers. Cancer Council recommends using sunscreen that is at least SPF30+ (or higher), broad-spectrum and water-resistant. However, for it to effectively protect our skin, it needs to be applied correctly! So, how do you make sure you’re applying sunscreen correctly? 8 tips […]

UV radiation is responsible for more than 95% of all skin cancers in Australia. Sunscreen reduces the amount of UV radiation reaching the skin by providing a barrier to absorb or reflect UV away, preventing damage to the cells below. Cancer Council recommends sunscreen use whenever the UV is 3 or above. The manufacture of […]

Woman applying sunscreen.

We bust five widely talked about myths about sunscreen to help you protect yourself from the sun.

Group of people sitting on picnic mat in the park.

The festive season is upon us. Check out our five easy tips to stay healthy during this time.

Attractive woman wearing hat and sunglasses at the beach.

Heading outdoors to escape lockdown? Learn how to protect yourself and your family from the sun.

It’s easy to forget that UV levels are high at the snow. Read our tips on how to protect yourself from the sun.

Woman applying sunscreen.

The Cancer Council sells a range of sunscreen. Read our simple guide to help you choose the best one for you.

Woman applying sunscreen.

Cancer Council NSW data reveals that only a quarter of people in NSW use sun protection year-round.

Couple checking their skin for cancer.

Checking your skin regularly is crucial to detecting skin cancer early. Here are three things you need to know.

In recognition of World Melanoma Awareness Month, we call on golfers to remember the importance of sun protection.