Tips for a healthy tanning

Tips for a healthy tanning

Tanning describes the darkening of the skin in response to exposure to ultraviolet radiation from the sun or from a sun bed. There is a rather popular mistaken belief that…

Skin cancers caused by tanning beds

Skin cancers caused by tanning beds

The most common skin cancers attributed to the use of tanning beds are basal cell carcinoma, Squamous-cell carcinoma and Melanoma. Basal Cell Carcinoma The most common type of skin cancer…

Tanning beds and vitamin D deficiency

Tanning beds and vitamin D deficiency

Normal everyday exposure to the sun or the use of tanning beds has been found to be related to the higher bone mineral density and optimal status of vitamin D…

First aid for over tanning

Each year, millions of individuals suffer from the effects of over tanning, sun burn, and sunstroke because of prolonged exposure to the sun without adequate covering. When over tanning occurs,…

Some harmful effects from tanning beds

What effects do tanning beds have on your skin? A lot of people think that the use of tanning beds has no adverse effects on their health; however, this misconception…

Can you get cancer from tanning beds?

Several researches have been made on the correlation of tanning beds with the development of cancer. Researchers warn that approximately a million Americans who frequent tanning salons have the same…