Sunbeds

Artificial ultra violet light cabinets giving suntans.

Artificial ultra violet light cabinets giving suntans.

There is now undoubted evidence that regular exposure to artificial ultra violet (UV) light causes the same tendency to skin damage as natural UV light - that is, skin wrinkling, pigmentary changes, accelerated ageing changes and even skin cancer.

Considered by many to be strongly carcinogenic, regular sunbed users do need expert consultation periodically to have their moles checked due to the assocation with melanoma. You can get an expert consultation here.

by Dr John Ashworh

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