Brown skin can be dangerous, but many people still love it, especially in the summer.
Skin dyeing is making the skin dark, dark under the influence of ultraviolet rays or from artificial sources such as cosmetics, tanning beds, etc.
Dyeing the skin directly under the sun is the most classic method when going to the beach, drying the skin in the swimming pool, etc. Sunlight promotes the body to produce melanin, speeding up the dyeing process. Skin and increase the absorption of vitamin D for bones.
This action is potentially dangerous. Experts determine that the effect of skin discoloration is always with the participation of ultraviolet rays, causing the melanin in the skin to produce and act as a sunscreen.
When affected by ultraviolet rays, it will automatically react to protect the skin. However, after exposing the skin to sunlight, the skin’s sun protection ability will gradually decrease, vulnerable to damage and quickly aging.
In addition, the harmful effects of UV exposure will cause acute sunburn and some changes, damaging the skin’s immune system due to the loss of Langerhans cells, more severe skin cancer.
After exposure to sunlight, the skin has a protective reaction, producing large amounts of melanin and causing freckles against UV rays, which is not beneficial to health.
Worried about exposing their skin to direct sunlight, many people dye their skin at home. However, it can easily lead to dark patches on the face or orange skin on the hands if it is not done correctly.
Skin tanning sprays and lotions often contain dihydroxyacetone and many other harmful chemicals such as arsenic, lead, mercury, etc. Therefore, pregnant women absolutely avoid these products.
According to the Telegraph, European experts also warned that women who use brown-tinted cosmetics would be at risk of infertility and congenital disabilities based on discovering compounds that disrupt hormones and adversely affect the fetus. And carcinogens such as formaldehyde and nitrosamines in dyes.
If you want to dye your skin brown safely, you need to learn the process carefully, choose cosmetics with a clear brand and origin. Cosmetics that stain brown skin for the body have a substantial effect and should not be used on the face.
Remember always to apply sunscreen daily and reapply every 2-3 hours to protect your skin from harmful UV rays from the sun. The damage caused by UV rays may not be visible to the naked eye but will gradually accumulate and show on the skin’s surface when it becomes severe and difficult to recover.