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Medical science
ga cineál craicinn REFERENCE Faomhadh an téarma seo mar chuid de Thionscadal Lex
en skin phototype | skin type | phototype
DEFINITION quality of a subject’s response to sun exposure REFERENCE COM-EN based on:<BR>Bioderma. Sun care. What is a phototype and how is it determined? [13.11.2013]
COMMENT There are 6 phototypes determined in accordance with the complexion, the hair colour, the presence or not of ephelides (freckles), the individual’s tendency to suffer from sunburn or on the contrary the individual’s capacity to trigger a tan.
fr phototype
DEFINITION ensemble des caractéristiques qui déterminent la sensibilité de la peau aux rayonnements UV REFERENCE Institut national du cancer > Accueil > Info patient > Les cancers > Mélanomes de la peau > Facteurs de risque > Type de peau, Le type de peau ou phototype, [16.12.2013]
COMMENT Il existe six phototypes correspondant à six types de peaux et couleurs de cheveux