Your skin is everyday use. Protect it

Your skin is always with you, and it’s as important to who you are as the breaths you take. It’s the first layer of protection from the outside world and one of the primary ways we learn about the world around us. Just think about how different life would be if we couldn’t feel things. […]

Love Your Skin At Every Age – Skin Care Treatments To Make You Look Young

Over the years, the cells fail to renew themselves with the same effectiveness; the skin begins to become flaccid and loses shine. It happens with every skin shade. Although it is a natural process, it can be delayed with some simple and daily care, such as the use of sunscreen, which offers treatments for every […]

Independence Month Photo Contest!

Snap a selfie with EXTRASHADE and send us to participate in our special‪#‎FB‬ ‪#‎PhotoContest‬! Lucky fans can win this Beach Tote for free and lots of exciting prizes. Send in your entries today! http://bit.ly/29eh277 On August 8th we will choose a winner, and they will win the Beach Tote and other exciting prices. Good luck! […]


Whenever sun strikes the skin, it produces some pigment that scatters and absorbs the rays. The resulting tan means your skin is defending itself from harmful radiation. A tan may make you look nice now, but it can be life-threatening in the future. Over time, the ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation in […]


Skin is one of the largest and most important organ in the body. It functions by holding moisture in your body in order not to become dehydrated. It protects blood and organs from germs to keep the body healthy. Also, it protects bones and muscles from damage. In order for skin to look attractive and […]

Pomegranate Power!

Looking after your body has never been more important, and the conversation that surrounds the concept of ‘Super Foods’ is never ending, and constantly talked about in the press, amongst friends and family, and online. One fruit that we believe has magical powers and therefore should be considered a super food is pomegranate. Pomegranate’s are […]

Can darker-skinned people get skin cancer?

With May being #SkinCancerAwarenessMonth there is a lot of information and true stories surrounding the topic of skin cancer, but most of the conversation is centred around caucasians. What is not commonly talked about or even believed is that people with skin of color can be affected too. Everyone is susceptible to getting skin cancer. […]