Artist Thomas Leveritt uploaded this video highlighting the effects of UV on the skin . He sets up a UV sensitive camera and passes out the sunscreen!! The protective effect is obvious. Outdoor workers are on average exposed to x4 the amount of Ultraviolet [UV] radiation as indoor workers. Skin cancer in on the increase. Slip on a shirt, slap on a hat , Slop on some sunscreen. Protect your skin.
“Artist Thomas Leveritt uploaded this video highlighting the effects of UV on the skin.”
The real magic (and science!) of this vid happens when we see what sunscreenlooks like in UV light. Like a visible forcefield of UV-blocking black cream, it’s an impressive demonstration of how sunscreen protects our skin from the sun’s damaging rays, and why it’s important to wear it daily.