Photo-types I to III: Fitzpatrick scale and risk rates

Photo-types I to III: Fitzpatrick scale and risk rates

BLOG Photo-types classification describes how sensitive you are to sunburns and related risk of skin damages and skin cancer. The classification is based on Fitzpatrick scale first developed by Thomas Fitzpatrick in mid-seventies at The Harvard Medical School. The...
Safe sunbathing: daily prevention is key

Safe sunbathing: daily prevention is key

BLOG Most people are today aware of the harmful effects of the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) light but few of them use sunscreens every day as a routine prevention. It is critical to remind our relatives and friends of the importance of year-round sun protection, even when...