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Sunburn

Understanding Sunburn By definition, a sunburn is the reddening of a person’s skin after having been exposed to the sun or other ultraviolet light for an amount of time. Sunburn can occur in different amounts of time for different people. Also, different individuals can get varying degrees of sunburn depending on the individual’s melanin, the [...]

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