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Self tanning offers safer alternatives to the sun

Self tanning offers safer alternatives to the sun

May 13, 2016

With prom coming up, many girls are worried about a common thing: how they are going to get the 'perfect tan.' As tanning beds are beginning to go out of style, safer alternatives are setting in. Many girls are realizing that the risk and dangers of using a tanning bed is not worth it. Tanning...

Indoor tanning should be illegal to minors

Indoor tanning should be illegal to minors

Andrea Rustad

December 15, 2013

Rates of melanoma, the deadliest skin cancer, increased 800 percent among young women in the last 40 years. Widespread use of indoor tanning greatly contributes to this alarming change. Indoor tanning includes tanning beds, booths and sunlamps. On May 6, the FDA proposed strict regulations on indoor ta...

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