How Much Tanning is Too Much?
By Penelope Trent - April 15, 2022

Whether you are stepping out to go to the grocery store or getting ready to hit the red carpet, you simply want to look your best. Anyone and everyone always want to look their best no matter the occasion. The best way to ensure that you always look good is by putting effort into your skincare routine. Your skin is one of the many things that can help you leave a lasting impression. That’s why many people take the time to get a good tan. Looking bronzed with a hint of shimmer has always been a good thing. Matter of fact, many celebrities get a good tan before hitting the red carpet that’s why their skin looks so flawless. But how much is too much tanning?

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Everyone likes getting their dose of vitamin D. In fact there are a number of great benefits of laying in the sun. This includes getting free vitamin D, boosts your immune system, relieves stress, helps you sleep, and well it makes you look good overall. Now with that said, you have to remember that these are the benefits of laying in the sun. Yes, your tanning is great but you aren’t always going to go the natural route when you need a quick tan. This means that you are adding a number of different chemicals to your skin and with long-term use, these chemicals can really impact your health and overall well-being.

Tanning too frequently or well to be more specific, using tanning beds and self-tanner can lead to premature aging, wrinkles, and even skin cancer. Now yes this may be alarming but if you start noticing any of these signs then you should know that you are tanning way too much. The best thing you can do is visit your local doctor or simply visit a dermatologist. It is best to always speak to a health care professional in these circumstances.