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The statistic is false, though there's something meaningful behind it. From Godar et al, 2003: Since 1986, people have been informed that they get about 80% of their lifetime ultraviolet (UV) dose by the age of 18. This belief originated from the mathematical conclusion that diligent use of sunscreens (sun protection factor 15 or higher) during the first 18 ...


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According to a paper published by the principle investigator, Dr. Brash, who was interviewed in the article linked in the question: We document the ability of [acetyl zingerone] in vitro to prevent dark‐CPD formation in melanocytes within the first few hours after UVA exposure Thus, Dr. Brash appears to be investigating such compounds. In the manuscript, ...


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