What level of protection can be obtained using sun protective clothing? Determining effectiveness using an in vitro method.

It has been clearly demonstrated that ultraviolet radiation is harmful to the skin and can cause helioderma and cancers. There are different methods of combating ultraviolet radiation: sunscreens formulated with filters and/or screens as well as clothing. For this work, the authors studied different fabrics to evaluate what effect the type, color and… CONTINUE READING