You may know the potential dangers from being out in the sun all day, but are there any dangers in the chemicals used to give you a fake tan?
One of the major components of spray tans, dihydroxyacetone (DHA), has recently grabbed the public's attention. DHA's long-term effects could be the reasoning behind many health issues.
Other than sprays or aerosols, DHA has also been used in topical creams and lotions to help darken your skin.
Dr. Reynold A. Panettieri discusses DHA and if this chemical is hazardous to your health.