The risks of using tanning beds could be deadly. Yet 90% of people who use tanning beds know the risks and keep using them anyway. A dermatologist reiterates the very serious health concerns associated with using tanning beds.
Many of us love a summer glow on our skin. But we also know sun tanning and tanning beds are bad for our health. Are spray tans a good alternative? A dermatologist weighs in on the comparative pros and cons of spray tanning.
So-called nasal tanning sprays contain a lab-made ingredient called Melanotan II, sometimes known as “the Barbie drug.” While some say snorting it gives them a perma-glow, the health risks are huge.
How long have you had that bottle of sunscreen? Ever wonder if it expires or still works as it should? A dermatologist explains how long sunscreen lasts, how to store it and when to replace it.