versión impresa ISSN 1131-5768
Sunlight, a crucial ingredient for life, may prove harmful for the skin under some circumstances. Several related cutaneous disorders are sunburn, photodematosis, photoageing or inmunosuppression. Sunbathing with the only scope of getting a tan is not advisable. Ultraviolet rays may origin serious skin diseases. Learning to enjoy safely sunbathing requires basic photoprotection concepts.
Palabras clave : Sunscreens; Solar radiation; Sunburn; Skin cancer; Suntan.