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How To Choose The Best Sun Protection Products For Your Skin

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How To Choose The Best Sun Protection Products For Your Skin

Summer has finally arrived, and in case this warmer weather sticks around, or if you’re going on holiday to get some sun, you need to think about your skin. Spending time in the sun is important for your skin to help produce vitamin D, which helps in bone growth and formation. However, overexposing yourself to too much sun can be incredibly harmful, most notably ageing the skin and contributing to skin cancer. This is caused by the sun’s UV rays. UVA rays penetrate the dermis, the skin’s deepest and thickest layer, and contribute to premature ageing and wrinkling. UVB rays...

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Protecting Skin from Ultraviolet Damage

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Protecting Skin from Ultraviolet Damage

With summer just around the corner, you might be thinking of booking up your summer holiday, whether you’re jetting off abroad or spending time outdoors in the UK; it’s important to protect our skin from Ultraviolet (UV) damage. So what are UV rays? UV is light radiation produced by the sun, strong enough to penetrate the earth. Both UVA and UVB rays cause damage to our skin and DNA. Resulting in premature skin aging, damage to our eyes such as cataracts, and skin cancers. UVA UVA is believed to account for up to 95% of the UV radiation that reaches...

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