A 40-year-old member asked:
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what causes tingling after you lay in the tanning bed? is it the uv light?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Skin damage or: burning of skin can cause a tingling sensation. Recommend against tanning beds - as this ^'es risk of skin cancer.
Answered on Nov 18, 2018

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