Tanning accelerators: Prevalence, predictors of use, and adverse effects

Academic Article


  • Background Tanning accelerators are topical products used by indoor tanners to augment and hasten the tanning process. These products contain tyrosine, psoralens, and/or other chemicals. Objective We sought to better define the population using accelerators, identify predictors of their use, and describe any related adverse effects.
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    Author List

  • Herrmann JL; Cunningham R; Cantor A; Elewski BE; Elmets CA
  • Start Page

  • 99
  • End Page

  • 104
  • Volume

  • 72
  • Issue

  • 1