The Medico Beauty Guide To Being Sun-SMART

Scientific research about the risk of sun exposure states the facts loud and clear.  Burning is detrimental to healthy skin. It is a visible indication that DNA damage has resulted from excessive exposure to Ultraviolet Light (UVL) that is radiation. The wavelengths of sunlight vary in depth. UVA penetrates more deeply into the skin’s dermis and UVB penetrates only to the epidermis, where it ignites the production of pigment granules called melanin.  In some cases the production is normal and you develop a tan evenly. However in others damage to pigment producing cells called Melanocytes creates an imbalance flow....

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