Living in Australia we have access to many things people in other countries don’t. Such as beautiful beaches, unique wildlife, etc. However we also get much stronger UV radiation than other parts of the world
The UV Index is part of the daily weather report, but The Austin Clinic wants you to think of it as your daily health update.
If you’ve been Googling strategies for keeping your skin youthful, you may have come across the headlines touting, “Base Tan Prevents Sunburn”?
As Australians, “melanoma” is a word we hear all too often. With our passion for the sun, we are at high risk for developing this type of cancer triggered by overexposure to UV rays.
We’re vigilant at Austin Clinic, and you should be, too. Lip cancer, a problem many people associate with smoking, has another source: the sun.
It may be winter in Australia, but the sun is still shining brightly on the people who visit us at Austin Clinic. We love Australia’s year-round sun, but we hate what it does to skin.