September 21, 2021 1 min read

  • Very much so. Areas with extremely high levels of UV are highlighted in red and pink. It takes only a few minutes to get sunburnt during summer. Therefore, adequate protection is essential, all year round.

  • Skin exposure to small amounts of UV radiation is essential for the production of vitamin D. UV light is more than a thousand times higher in areas along the equator than it is in the Polar Regions.