Does tanning bed cause cancer?

UV exposure can. Tanning beds expose a person to uv light and uv light is one of the causative factor of skin cancer.
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 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.
It can. Research has shown that people who use tanning beds have an increased risk of skin cancer. Why risk it? There are safer alternatives, like spray-on tanning, which won't cause premature aging, another side effect of tanning beds.

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