tanning salon

tanning salon

A commercial establishment where patrons can expose themselves to ultraviolet light to darken their skin. Because ultraviolet light ages the skin and increases the likelihood of skin cancers, tanning salons are frowned on by dermatologists, cancer specialists, and other health care professionals. See: actinic keratosis; basal cell carcinoma; melanoma; photosensitivity; squamous cell carcinoma
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Boutique tanning salon is located in the downtown area of Delray Beach.
Laurie Wilson, who works at Escape the Sun Tanning Salon in West Boylston, acknowledged that minors are often unprepared to make an informed decision about ultraviolet tanning.
The experience would be far different if a teenager came into a tanning salon accompanied by a parent, he said, adding that in such a situation the information provided likely would be much more comprehensive and would include a discussion about potential risks.
is the best way to maximize the benefits and minimize the risks of sun exposure," assures Sun Capsule Tanning Salon.
If you're thinking about a few sessions in a tanning salon so you'll look great in that bikini - be careful.
The indoor tanning salon industry exceeds $2 billion in annual revenue
Menter, who treated Coker, studied her growth and considered her tanning salon experience to declare her cancer resulted from indoor tanning.
Operating as a full service tanning salon, Spectrum Tan's mission is to fulfill the benefits of indoor tanning while ensuring the customer's health, safety and special needs are fulfilled.
Pink Sheets:PTNK), a tanning salon chain based in the Dallas - Fort Worth, Texas area, announced today that its company information will be made available via Standard & Poor's Market Access Program, an information distribution service that enables subscribing publicly traded companies to have their company information disseminated to users of Standard & Poor's Advisor Insight.
PINK SHEETS: PTNK), a tanning salon chain based in the Dallas - Fort Worth, Texas area, accepted the resignation of David Rutkoske, one of the members of its Board of Directors.
CARROLLTON, Texas -- Palm Beach Tan, one of the fastest growing tanning salon franchises in the country, has selected Blanchard Schaefer Advertising & Public Relations as its public relations firm of record, and The Loomis Agency as its advertising agency of record.
OTC Pink Sheets: PTNK), a tanning salon chain based in the Dallas - Fort Worth, Texas area, announces it is acquiring two previously owned tanning salons in Southlake and Keller, Texas.