Woman's Graphic Skin Cancer Selfie Raises Awareness Of Sunbed Dangers

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: Graphic Images A woman who used sunbeds up to five times a week has posted a graphic selfie of her skin cancer on Facebook, in a desperate...

Sunbed Addict Has Part Of Skull Removed After Skin Cancer Spreads

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Justine Sheils started using sunbeds when she was just 15 years old. Now, the 43-year-old has been forced to have a piece of her skull removed in ...

You Could Catch Herpes From Using A Sunbed

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Cancer is the health risk we usually associate with tanning salons. But an expert has now warned sunbeds may harbour bacteria and viruses, including ...

LOOK: 'Malibu Barbie' Mum Addicted To Tanning

Barcroft Media | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Mum-of-two Sarah Willman has been addicted to tanning since she was 14 and cannot stop because she loves 'the Barbie look'. Sarah was nicknamed 'Ma...

'Tanning Mom' Patricia Krentcil Releases Dance Single

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Just when HuffPost UK Lifestyle thought we'd seen the last of 'Tanning Mom' Patricia Krentcil, she decides to release a new single. And, having li...

Teenage Girls 'Regularly Flout The Law Against Using Sunbeds'

PA | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK

Teenagers girls are flouting the law and putting their health at risk by using sunbeds, research suggests. Girls aged 15 to 18 told scientists they...

Sunbed Users Exposed To Double Levels Of Radiation

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The majority of sunbeds expose users to double the radiation safety limits, increasing their risk of skin cancer, new research has found. Ultraviol...

'Sharp Increase' In Skin Cancer Rates Prompts Stark Warnings

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Cases of skin cancer in Scotland have increased sharply in a decade, prompting warnings about the dangers of "unsafe" tanning. Official figures pub...

Model Agencies Ban Sunbeds Over Cancer Fears

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Britain’s leading modeling agencies have signed a groundbreaking ‘No Sunbed’ policy agreement in support of Cancer Research UK’s R UV UGLY? Ca...

Young People ‘Encouraged’ To Use Sunbeds

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 19.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A cancer charity has warned that four in 10 young people under the age of 25 are being ‘encouraged’ to use sunbeds by their friends. The Cance...

Sun's Rays More Harmful Than Previously Thought, Says Study

Georgia James | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

UVA rays, emitted by the sun and tanning beds, are more dangerous than previously thought, according to new research. Although associated with pre...

The Importance of Being Brown

Sue Hedges | Posted 10.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Hedges

Women have always gone to huge lengths to be brown. There is no doubt that a suntan makes you feel better, thinner. Clothes that you would ordinarily not dare to wear suddenly look gorgeous again.