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Can i top up your sun tan block?

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We all like to spend time in the sun but we don't always look after our skin. Introducing the Be ... More

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Published 23 Jul 2013

With the sun blazing down furiously over many parts of the world right now it may be the right time to think about protecting your skin from its harshness. Skin cancers or Melanomas are responsible for more deaths than any other cancers worldwide these days so it is vitally important that we pay particular attention to skin protection. The old way, of course, would be the old Slip, Slop, Slap idea but, with the introduction of the SPF or sun protection factor, things have got a bit more technical. Be Skin Smart is a totally personalized new South African health and lifestyle application for IOS that sends you and your family alarm bells when it's time to apply more sun tan lotion.
 
We all like to spend time in the sun but we don't always look after our skin quite as well as we could. The Be Skin Smart app allows you to fix this in a flash. In just a few easy steps the app lets you calculate your skin type by selecting the colour of your eyes, the colour of your hair, your skin tone and the amount of freckles you have. Then you can save your personal profile information so that the app can get to work and even add a photo of yourself. Once the Protection Timer knows a little bit about you, you can simply add the factor SPF you're using. The timer will then calculate how long you can stay...