9 Secrets Tanning Salons Don't Want You to Know
Indoor tanning can cost you your healthy skin and your life, so how are these salons staying in business? Find out
The FDA doesn't highly regulate tanning bedsDespite the fact that the ultraviolet radiation emitted during a tanning bed session is a proven human carcinogen, the FDA lists tanning beds in the lowest of the three regulatory classes for medical devices, Class I. That means currently, beds are given the same regulation as elastic bandages and tongue depressors, says The Skin Cancer Foundation. So basically, tan at your own, very high, risk.
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