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Types of Skin Tones

Type IV
Type IV

The Fitzpatrick scale (also Fitzpatrick skin typing test; or Fitzpatrick phototyping scale) is a numerical classification schema for human skin color. It was developed in 1975 by Thomas B. Fitzpatrick as a way to estimate the response of different types of skin to ultraviolet (UV) light.

Type V
Type V

Skin Type V. A Skin Type V has brownish skin that darkens when exposed to sunlight. They rarely sunburn and tan very easily. Recommendation. Although a Skin Type V will tan very easily, there is still a chance of overexposure.

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