All You Want To Know About Freckles On Your Face

All You Want To Know About Freckles On Your Face

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Do you wonder why you are getting freckles? Are you being too much distracted by the chaos of everyday life to actually look it up?

Freckles are essentially clusters of cells containing melanin, a group of natural pigments found in almost all organisms. In the skin, the production of melanin occurs when exposed to ultraviolet radiation (from the Sun, for example), which causes the skin to begin to tan. Melanin is a remarkably effective absorber of solar radiation, and as a result, it is thought to protect skin cells from ultraviolet radiation damage.

Here is a SciShow video explaining all about freckles you are wanting to know.


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