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'Really dangerous' tanning products containing melanotan-2 on the rise warns dermatologist


One of the websites supplying the product, which can be found on the first page of a Google search, even boasts about how it creates the “perfect tan” but “without the side effects”.

Doctor Borysiewicz admitted she is “really upset” that the product is being promoted to vulnerable young people.

A BBC investigation foundseveral online influences which it believed to be selling the products.

As part of the investigation into these products, Imperial College London analysed 10 popular tanning kits, and found more than 100 unidentified ingredients.

Normally legal medicine is expected to have around 10 ingredients in it.

Doctor Borysiewicz has offered some advice to people who might be concerned about their children using these products.



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