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Not really: Vitiligo is a difficult problem to treat. While many things including tanning solutions have been tried, none of them work very well. Its hard to color skin that is missing the ability to create pigment. Efforts almost always fall short of satisfactory results, especially if large areas of skin are involved. Derm may help some.For some people, the best treatment is to try to bleach the normal skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have very light skin, but I want a nice tan for symner, avoiding tanning salons, what is the safesr way to achieve this?
Is sun tanning of beds bad? Are there any risks? What is the best way to get a sun tan besides staying in the sun?
Tanning outdoors for a couple of hours using no protection for 2 days vs. 10 minutes tanning session 3 times per 1week, are they equally harmful or not?
The last month I have noticed my skin is tan. Like very tan. I've seen no sun. Im very white and it looks like I've been tanning, and i havnt.
I have been taking st. john's wort for about 3-4 months now and starting tanning in a bed. is that bad?
Havent went tanning in a few years went 3 times recently I thought the Rays weren't hot enough so I stood right next to them now my face is burnt?
No: 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 titanium and zinc can help protect you from uva and uvb rays, but avoiding sun exposure is best. Spray tanning and tanning lotions are a reasonable alternative to achieve a bronzed look, but they may not be safe for pregnant/ lactating women. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I recently started tanning. I have fair skin during and even hours after tanning i get these pin pricks all over my body some with small bumbs.
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