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Is a tanning bed more harmful than the sun?

UV radiation from a tanning bed is more intense than direct sun rays on the equator, and prolonged exposure can cause melanoma! But there is much debate over this! Any Suggestions here?


  1. Florence Reply:

    It is a well-known fact that tanning in the sun is a harmful choice because of tanning beds and sunlight even more carefully than others, because they are at a Source:

  2. Margarita Reply:

    It is debatable if sun tanning or tanning beds is worse for your skin. It is still being researched as to which is more harmful.

  3. Betsey Reply:

    Answer: Tanning beds emit far fewer UVB rays than the sun does. UVB ray wav… …MORE… Source:

  4. Carma Reply:

    the sun Source:

  5. Izola Reply:

    Tanning beds are more harmful than the sun because they only use more damaging UV-A rays. Natural sunlight contains UV-A & UV-B. Source:

  6. Drucilla Reply:

    Are tanning beds more harmful to you than tanning in the because I hate the way sun? I want to start tanning the fake tanners look. Just in perspective are beds worse than th

  7. Cher Reply:

    Well from my experience, I have been tanning for about 24 years now! I have generally always covered my face! However, my chest area is really showing the damage! I have lots of little dark spots on my upper chest, above the breast line! I feel like I cant wear low cut shirts, v necks or scooped necks now! Oh, and I have really never laid out in the sun since I was a teenager! So, its all tanning bed damage!

  8. Ethelyn Reply:

    A sunbed (British English), tanning bed (American English) or sun tanning bed is a The first high-pressure tanning beds incorporating more than a single .. given that tanning beds are dangerous and are hugely contributing to people

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