From sunburns to skin cancer, there are many ways the sun’s rays can hurt you. Understanding how sunscreen works can help you protect yourself properly.

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Chocolate doesn’t necessarily cause acne. And it has some health benefits that might surprise you. It all comes down to understanding what’s in chocolate and how it affects your body.

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Remember the dermal regenerators Commander Riker used on Star Trek? Just wave it over a skin wound for instant healing! Well, real-world scientists are working on similar devices that use sound waves.

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This video explores the chemistry and genetics of what makes redheads stand out from the crowd. (3:03 min.)

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CurioCity resources which align with the New Brunswick Human Physiology 110 (Grade 11) General Curriculum Outcomes 3 and 4 on the skeletal, muscular, integumentary, circulatory and respiratory systems.

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Emily Stencel spoke at Mohawk College in Hamilton about her work as an entrepreneur. Her company, Perk Naturals develops a range of natural skincare products.

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I run a full service hair styling business catering to people who either cannot get to a regular salon (e.g., elderly or people with mobility issues) or who find it difficult to make time to go to a physical salon.

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Want summertime to never end? We can't extend the sunshine, but we can bring the science! Check out our top 10 resources about science that worships the sun.

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Although studies have found an association between hair dye use and health problems, no causal relationship between the two has been established.

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If humans shed 40 000 skin cells per hour, how come tattoos are permanent? FInd out in this video from Ted-ED

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It’s important to understand the chemistry of hair colouring because different products will colour your hair differently.

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The flat, tanned spots known as freckles are due to a higher amount of the skin pigment melanin in areas that are frequently exposed to the sun.

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This video from SciShow explains body hair and how it differs from head hair.

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Even when people know tanning is bad for their health, they still seem drawn to it in much the same way as addictive drugs.

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Many people have concerns about the chemicals used in hair dyes.

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