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Video shows ‘how the sun sees you,’ reveals unseen damage

Photos and videos captured using ultraviolet technology reveal damage done by the sun that can't be seen by the naked eye.

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When you look at your face in the mirror, there is likely sun damage lurking under the surface that you can’t see.
Artist Thomas Leveritt recently set out to demonstrate the importance of sunscreen by taking videos of people on the street in ultraviolet. Photos and videos captured using ultraviolet technology reveal damage done by the sun that can’t be seen by the naked eye.
In the video, you can see people’s surprise as they are introduced to the unseen freckles of sun damage on their skin. Leveritt then brings sunscreen into the equation and shows how ...


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