UV/SUN SAFETY

Ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is a class 1 carcinogen. It’s known to cause cancer. And whether you get it from the sun or from a tanning bed, the damage caused is the same. Protect yourself!

Sun Protection

Enjoy the sun safely: protect your skin and your eyes from UVR. Life’s better outside, so get out there and enjoy. Learn More.

Ultraviolet Radiation

UVR is part of the electromagnetic spectrum emitted by the sun and artificial sources, such as tanning beds. UVR cannot be seen or felt – it’s not related to visible light or to temperature. Learn More.

UV Index

The UV Index is a rating system adopted from the World Health Organization, as a way of describing the amount of UVR at the earth’s surface. Learn More.

Vitamin D

Intentional UVR exposure to meet Vitamin D requirements is not recommended. Learn More.

Indoor Tanning

Using Indoor tanning devices, such as tanning beds, tanning booths, and sun lamps as a way to tan the skin for cosmetic reasons exposes the skin to intense UV radiation. Learn More.

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