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Children's skin and the sun

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Children's skin and the sun

Developing pigmentation and immune systems, thinner skin... The specificities and immaturity of children's skin make it very vulnerable to the sun.
Result: 50% of cellular damage linked to UV ray exposure occurs before the age of 19 years. Therefore adults must be very vigilant and adopt crucial prevention habits.