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Ultraviolet camera shows exactly how the sun's rays affect our skin

You’ll definitely want to get the suncream on after watching.

WE’VE PROBABLY COME to the tail end of the warm, sunny weather now, but there’s no doubt Irish people can stand to learn a thing or two about protecting their skin from sun damage.

The makers of this video asked people to stand before a camera fitted with an ultraviolet light, which shows not-yet-visible changes to your skin – freckle, wrinkles, moles and general signs of ageing.


It also shows you exactly how the sun sees UV-blocking SPF:


Watch the full video here, and be amazed.

Source: Thomas Leveritt/YouTube

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