Title Health Check Media name/outlet BBC World Service Media type Radio Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 14/02/19 Description Repeated exposure to the sun ages everyone, but new research now shows that there are remarkable differences between white and black skin in terms of damage sustained by the effects of the sun. Dr Abigail Langton, a research fellow at the University of Manchester compared black and white 18 to 30 year olds with seventy years olds and found ageing happens about fifty years more slowly in black people than white. The study was written up in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.
URL https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3cswjlt Persons Abigail Langton
- skin ageing