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Real Dangers of Sun Exposure

By August 26, 2019 No Comments

Did you know that an estimated 90 percent of skin aging is caused by the sun? Not only does the sun cause some major wear and tear to the appearance of your skin, it can cause other life threatening problems as well.

Melanoma is on the rise, and Utahns are particularly at risk. Utah residents are just not taking care of themselves the way they should be, given the ever-increasing risk. We love that the sun is always shining in Utah, but we’d love it even more if we say everyone protecting themselves the way they should.

In Utah, and across the United States, skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer (according to the Utah Cancer Action Network). Utah’s has reported the highest incidence of melanoma in the country, and the Utah Department of Health reports that the number of cases continues to rise year after year.

This isn’t just a Utah Spa, who helps reverse and protect against the signs of aging talking, experts and medical professionals are speaking out about the importance of proper sun protection. Read this amazing article in KSL for details on different studies and information from experts.

Have you ever been screened or looked at your face under the microscope to see the damage that has already been done? It looks something like this:

Photo Courtesy of KSL article by Wendy Leonard . View more here »

We urge you to get screened for skin cancer at a local Utah dermatology center.  Whether or not skin cancer runs in your family, it’s a good idea to get checked.

We also are adamant that our clients wear sunscreen every day. Medical grade sunscreen with great ingredients and physical blockers to help protect your beautiful face. Wearing makeup with built in sunscreen in it is great, but you need that extra layer of protection to help last the entire day. Learn more about sunscreen here »

Damage has been done, now what?

After being screened and given a clean bill of health you may wonder what to do about any existing sun damage you may have. Well, Spa Trouvé in Utah can help!

First, we need you to come in for a free skincare consultation. Skin damage comes in many forms, the treatment for each may be different. Our expert Utah skincare professionals will help you come up with a plan to help with whatever your skin needs. Whether we suggest IPL Photofacials, Chemical Peels, Microneedling, or Co2 Laser Facials, you’ll be in good hands at our spas in Highland, Orem, Draper and Salt Lake City.

Here are some images of people with sun damaged skin that we have helped:

We want you to go about your day feeling confident and protected. We are currently offering 20% OFF all Sunscreens at out Spas in Utah. Come in to our offices in Orem, Draper, Highland or Salt Lake City and get your medical grade sunscreen today!

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