Do not use sunbeds!
Sunbeds are not a safe alternative to lying outside in the sun as skin will still be exposed to harmful UV rays. There are many health risks linked to sunbeds which include:
“Using sunbeds before the age of 35 increases your risk of skin cancer by up to 75%,” says Katy Scammell of Cancer Research UK’s SunSmart campaign “they also accelerate the skin’s natural ageing process!”
Do not use sunbeds or other UV tanning equipment if:
Further information can be obtained from the Cancer Research Campaign website at http://www.cancerresearchuk.org