Faurschou, Annesofie1; Heydenreich, Jakob1; Wulf, Hans Christian1
1 Dermato-Venerologisk Afdeling og Videncenter for Sårheling (D/S), Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospital, The Capital Region of Denmark
a report of two cases
Sunbed exposure frequently leads to erythema of the skin but second-degree burns are unusual. We report two patients who experienced second-degree burns due to partial displacement of the filter in the facial tanner of a sunbed. This is a severe fault and calls for increased safety regulations.
Photodermatology, Photoimmunology and Photomedicine Online, 2013, Vol 29, Issue 1, p. 49-51