We Are Sunshine

Boost Your Body + Mind with Sunshine

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2024

From GrassrootsHealth

Research has shown a definite link between higher vitamin D levels and improved cognitive health and mental-emotional wellbeing. For this reason, it makes sense that higher amounts of UVB from sunshine exposure, which generates vitamin D in the …

The Right Stuff: Effective light therapy depends on delivery, power and proximity

Monday, January 22nd, 2024

The possibilities for red light and other light therapy services in tanning businesses have changed. Whether you’re trying to reshape the positioning of your business or just add a solid new revenue stream, success depends on light therapy equipment that …

Paper Reiterates UV’s Link to ‘Overall Good Health’

Friday, January 19th, 2024

The cardiovascular impact of sunlight — reducing blood pressure by triggering the release of nitric oxide from the skin — outweighs any potential risk factors of exposure, researcher Dr. Richard Weller wrote in a 2016 paper published in the journal …

Don’t Leave Marketing to Chance

Wednesday, January 17th, 2024

Now that the holiday season and all the insanity that comes with it is behind us, it’s time to really think about your marketing plan if you haven’t already. With the tanning season revving up, here are some ways to …

Three Ways to Hack Your Productivity

Tuesday, January 16th, 2024

By Ashley Laabs

There’s a lot of great advice in the world, and most business owners would probably take it if they just had time in their day. Distractions and interruptions happen until, suddenly, another day has passed by without …

An epidemic of overdiagnosis: Melanoma diagnoses sky rocket

Monday, January 15th, 2024

NEWS RELEASE 6-JAN-2021 – Source: Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Melanoma of the skin is now the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S. Diagnoses of melanoma are six times as high today as they were 40 years ago. While …

Conversation Starter

Friday, January 12th, 2024

In most cases, listening to people talk about their problems isn’t something we look forward to. We all have them – problems at work, problems at home, problems with money, health problems…the list goes on. But if you’re a tanning …

Vitamin D levels: Sufficient for winter?

Thursday, January 11th, 2024

By Dr. Marc Sorenson, Sunlight Institute

Vitamin D levels and sunshine are exceptionally important to human health, and therefore we should be aware of vitamin D science. The Vitamin D Society of Canada is always at the forefront of the …