Posted on May 22, 2015 5:33 pm in All Wellness

Fact or Fiction?: A “Base Tan” Can Protect against Sunburn (

As the weather warms, many of us would prefer to look like we passed our winter days lounging by the pool instead of hunched before a computer screen or lab bench. But soaking up the rays to acquire a so-called “base tan” does not fool the sun or a tanning bed. Simply put, the benefits of being sun-kissed are not even skin-deep.