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How to find a good sunscreen for dark skin, according to dermatologists

Finding the right sunscreen for people of colour with skin any darker than fair is incredibly difficult because of the white cast it leaves on melanin-rich skin. Insider spoke to two dermatologists on the best way to find sunscreen for melanin-rich skin. Chemical sunscreens can be great because they are […]
How to find a good sunscreen for dark skin, according to dermatologists
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Sunlight might kill the coronavirus on surfaces, but experts reject Trump’s ‘exceedingly dangerous’ ideas about using it on the body

Direct sunlight could kill the coronavirus in minutes, the Department of Homeland Security suggested on Thursday. President Trump surmised that sunlight could be used on the human body – a claim that one epidemiologist called “exceedingly dangerous.” Experts say that sunlight won’t protect you from COVID-19, and exposing yourself to […]
Sunlight might kill the coronavirus on surfaces, but experts reject Trump’s ‘exceedingly dangerous’ ideas about using it on the body
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Trump directs experts to see whether they can bring ‘light inside the body’ to kill the coronavirus, even as his own expert shuts him down

President Donald Trump suggested Thursday that scientists and other experts investigate whether there’s a way to inject disinfectant, light, or heat into the human body to kill the coronavirus. “Suppose that we hit the body with a tremendous, whether it’s ultraviolet or just very powerful light,” Trump said at the […]
Trump directs experts to see whether they can bring ‘light inside the body’ to kill the coronavirus, even as his own expert shuts him down
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What happens when you stare at the sun

We all know the harmful effects of the sun touching our skin, so we ready ourselves with sunscreen to block the rays. But what about our eyes? What would happen if we happened to stare directly at the sun? Following is a transcript of the video. Whether it’s to map […]
What happens when you stare at the sun