New Tanning Law Passes in Texas

Have you heard about the new law that has passed in Texas preventing minors from using tanning beds? It’s a huge step forward for preventing melanoma among young adults. pink hat sunscreenThis law will overturn an existing law that allowed minors between 16½ and 18 to tan with parental consent.

In addition to preventing skin cancer, avoiding tanning beds can seriously prevent signs of aging like fine lines, wrinkles and sun damage. Often, MCH Laser & Wellness Center clients are shocked to learn that sun exposure is responsible for over 90% of facial aging. If you want a youthful complexion in the years to come, it’s essential to avoid unprotected sun exposure. When outdoors, the American Academy of Dermatology recommends an SPF50, rain or shine. And, needless to say, this means no tanning beds.

If you’ve already had too much fun in the sun, learn more about the variety of skin rejuvenation services available at our medical spa. Photofacials can eliminate up to 80% of sunspots in just one treatment, while a series can reduce years of photo damage like age spots, brown spots and more. In addition, chemical peels like MicroLaserPeel® can address sun damage induced skin laxity and hyperpigmentation for a tighter, more even-toned complexion with minimal downtime.

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