Results 1 - 10 of 39 for "burn," sun OR sun tan
  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. How to Choose & Use Sunscreen (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... Although dark skin has more protective melanin and tans more easily than it burns, tanning is a sign of sun damage. Dark-skinned kids also can get painful ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. ... 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
  6. ... There is no such thing as a "healthy tan." Unprotected sun exposure causes early aging of the skin. Sun exposure can cause first and second degree burns . Skin cancer usually appears in adulthood. But it ...
  7. Tanning (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... skin and sun exposure. How Tanning Happens The sun's rays contain two types of ultraviolet radiation that reach your skin: UVA and UVB. UVB radiation burns the upper layers of skin (the epidermis), causing sunburns. UVA radiation is what makes people tan. UVA rays penetrate to the lower layers of ...
  8. ... increased risk of skin cancer. Although people who burn easily are more likely to ... Tanning: Although a tan slightly lowers the risk of sunburn, even people ...
  9. ... the pigment melanin. Melanin protects skin from the sun’s ultraviolet rays, ... and to darken. The tan fades as these cells move toward the surface ...
  10. ... an increased chance of melanoma. Although people who burn easily are more likely to have ... Although having skin that tans well lowers the risk of sunburn, even people ...
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