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  1. What Causes a Sunburn and Suntan? (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... by sunscreen or clothes and gets too much sun, it can burn or tan. But why do some people get a sunburn ... if you have naturally dark skin or never burn and always tan, that still means the sun is damaging your skin. And you can still ...
  2. Why Does Hair Turn Gray? (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... It also helps determine whether a person will burn or tan in the sun . The dark or light color of someone's hair ...
  3. Protection against Photoaging (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... of protection they provide is measured as a sun protective factor (SPF). Persons who always burn rather than tan—typically a person with pale white skin, red ...
  4. Skin Cancer (American Academy of Family Physicians)  
    ... to skin cancer, even if you don't burn. A tan is the body's attempt to protect itself from the sun's harmful rays. Are tanning booths safer? No. Tanning ...
  5. When to See a Dermatologist (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... red hair and blue, green, or gray eyes Sun sensitive, or tend to burn and freckle rather than tan Large, asymmetrical, or unusual-looking mole(s) 50-plus ...
  6. Albinism (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... color, melanin helps protect our skin from the sun. It does this by causing skin to tan instead of burn — which is why people with darker skin (more ...
  7. Who Is Most at Risk for Melanoma? (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... gray eyes Sensitivity to ultraviolet radiation (likely to burn rather than tan with initial and repeated exposure to sunlight) Tendency to freckle or form pigmented moles with sun exposure If you tan poorly, do not tan ...
  8. Remember Sun Safety in the Field (Iowa State University, University Extension) - PDF  
    ... outdoors. Sun exposure Research has shown that cumulative sun exposure is a major factor in development of skin cancer. Small changes occur in the skin each time it is exposed to sunlight. People who burn easily, rarely tan, freckle or have a fair complexion, have blonde ...
  9. ... Pityriasis alba Radiation therapy Rashes Sensitivity to the sun due to medication reactions or certain drugs Sunburn or suntan Tinea versicolor Unevenly applying sunscreen, leading to areas of burn, tan, and no tan Vitiligo
  10. ... There is no such thing as a "healthy tan." Unprotected sun exposure causes premature aging of the skin. Sun exposure can cause first and second degree burns . Skin cancer usually appears in adulthood, but is ...
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