The Tropical Tribune

“You can’t get a tan with sunscreen” and other tanning myths EXPOSED.

Tanning has been a favoured pastime of women everywhere since at least the 1950’s. But with so many opinions and ideas out there - how do you know who to trust? It’s not the 50’s anymore and we know that...
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Top 4 dangerous tanning habits

Done the wrong way, sun tanning can take a serious toll on your skin. Premature aging, wrinkles, sun spots or worse can be the consequence if you have any of these 4 dangerous tanning habits. But don’t despair, there is...
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Top 5 Tanning Mistakes You're Probably Making

Having a perfect tan doesn’t happen by accident - and if you really do it wrong you’re likely to seriously do some damage to your skin in the process. Take note of these top 5 tanning mistakes and you’ll be...
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6 tips for perfect skin on your next tropical holiday

Nothing looks better with a string bikini and a fruity frozen cocktail than smooth, tanned, radiant skin. Follow these 6 tips for perfect skin on your next tropical holiday. 1. Prepare your skin ahead of time Your flights are booked,...
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Spoiled for choice- the smart girl’s guide to buying beauty products.

Walk down the aisle of any beauty retailer or drugstore and you will be quickly inundated with products claiming they are green, clean and everything in between. Paraben free, silicone free, sulfate free, phthalate free… we are all told a...
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Is your sunscreen killing the coral reefs?

What’s the Deal With Reef Safe Sunscreen? In May of this year, the state of Hawaii made a groundbreaking move to completely ban the sales non-reef safe sunscreen - why, you ask? Banning certain types of sunscreen in a place...
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