We all know that spending too much time in the sun without skin protection can lead to sunburn, but did you know that sun damage to the skin can lead to premature skin aging? UV ray exposure from the sun is, in fact, the cause of most of the visible skin changes that occur with age.
Understanding Photo Damage
Photodamage is one of the terms used for the premature aging of the skin due to sun exposure. While sunburn can be considered a short-term effect of sun exposure, photodamage is a long-term effect of the sun’s UV rays. Continue reading “How Photodamage Ages the Skin”