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blisters from tanning beds

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I would have: These evaluated by a dermatologist. Can't know if they are malignant without a biopsy. Please don't use a tanning bed.
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
31 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: It is hard to answer your question without an examination. Tanning beds can lead to skin cancer. It is concerning that new moles have developed. It is ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Burn: Skin reaction. Stop tanning and see dermatologist.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
41 years experience Dermatology
BAN TANNING: Indoor tanning is dangerous due to the abundant exposure of ultraviolet radiation. Studies have shown increased risk of skin cancer and premature agi ... Read More
Dr. Lara Devgan
14 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Tanning is not safe and is not recommended for anyone. It increases the risk of skin cancer and accelerates facial and body aging. Sunscreen with tita ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Yes, but harms ....: You can, but not a good way. Photo aging of skins occurs and your risk for skin cancer increases. Our paleolithic ancestors could run around naked, b ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
37 years experience Internal Medicine
No: If the tanning bed is cleaned no worries, it is usually sexually transmitted.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Bad idea: You will age your skin, invite skin cancer, and you are neglecting effective Rx. If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, get wit ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
9 years experience Dermatology
No: Pityriasis rosea is a self-limited condition. If you feel you need therapy, see a physician who can prescribe a topical medication. Avoid tanning beds ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
OH YES!: Tanning beds are dangerous! keep sunburn cool with moist cool/cold compresses. Avoid alcohol containing products. Break off pieces of aloe vera plan ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
14 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Sun light allergy: It is a rare condition of getting an allergic reaction to sun light. Depending on the wave length of the light, e.g. Allergic to toward the lager infr ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Tanning beds are NOT: safe period. This is a significant & unnecessary risk for skin cancer.

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