What is your screen doing to your skin?
Wednesday | August 26, 2020
Is your phone the first thing you see in the morning and the last thing you look at before bed? Are you glued to your laptop all day? Do you take more video calls these days than in-person meetings? Are you spending hours in front of the TV every night watching the latest episode of Selling Sunset? If you answered yes to any of those questions, your skin may be in trouble! Our laptops, phones, TVs, and tablets are all sources of blue light. A new article released by the New York Times explores the dangers of our blue-light drenched skin! Here’s what we learned about the effects of blue light on our skin and how we can protect ourselves: Blue light interrupts your sleep cycle According to Michelle Henry, a dermatologist in New York, “Blue light damages the retina and reduces your excretion of melatonin. “Melatonin is a hormone […]