Category Archives: Sun Protection

90% of skin aging is caused by the sun. This statistic from the Skin Cancer Foundation is eye-opening! At our San Jose MedSpa, we always stress the importance of wearing sunscreen year round, but there is no better time to … Continue reading

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Summer is in full force and sunscreen is in the news! Last month the Environmental Working Group (EWG.org) released their 2015 Guide to Sunscreens with a few big bombshells. Some very common sunscreen brands topped their “Hall of Shame” list … Continue reading

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Do you look in the mirror and see freckles, dark spots, “coffee” spots or uneven pigmentation on your face that seems to have developed overnight? It can be shocking but, rest assured, there are ways we can help! When you … Continue reading

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A little sunshine is good for your mood but not for your skin. At Blu Cocoon Medical Spa we encourage taking preventative measures against wrinkles and the effects of aging on your skin. The #1 anti-aging weapon is to wear sunscreen … Continue reading

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Many of us will splurge on a facial sunscreen (made by TIZO, Obagi, or Colorescience) but head straight to the drugstore for sunscreens that we use all over our bodies or on our kids. There are so many to choose … Continue reading

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One of the questions we get at Blu Cocoon Med Spa in San Jose is “how much SPF should I be using?”.  With the weather heating up, and this Friday being “Don’t Fry Day” by the National Council on Skin … Continue reading

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