Sunburn

There are three wavelength of ultraviolet light

UVA, UVB, SVC

While UVA and UVB  reach the skin and damage it, the    SVC  does not reach the skin. These light can enter into your DNA and prematurely age the skin and may also cause skin cancer such as melanoma. The following are signs of severe sun burn

  • Fever of 102 or higher
  • Chills
  • Severe pain
  • Sunburn blisters
  • Dry mouth, thirst, reduced urine output, fatigue, all sings of dehydration

 

                                                       


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