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Healthy Tan?

IS THERE SUCH A THING AS A “HEALTHY TAN”? Skin tanning is a protective reaction of the skin to damage caused by ultraviolet (UV) radiation of the sun or artificial strong UV sources (such as sunbed). Therefore, tanned skin is a sign of sun damage and there is no such thing as a “healthy tan”. If exposure to sunlight is…

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Popularity of lip fillers leading to more botched procedures, says Save Face in annual report

A rise in the popularity of lip fillers is driving the number of official complaints about non-surgical procedures, according to Save face, which received 934 complaints regarding unregistered practitioners between 2017 and 2018. The voluntary register reported that, of the sub-standard treatments it heard about, 387 had resulted in the patient seeking corrective procedures by other practitioners. Most complaints were…

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