Latest Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences Stories
UV light-enhanced tooth bleaching is not only a con, but is dangerous to your eyes and skin, says a Royal Society of Chemistry journal. The light treatment gives absolutely no benefit over bleaching without UV, and damages skin and eyes up to four times as much as sunbathing, reports a study in Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. Those looking to match Tom Cruise's glittering pearly-whites would be better off ignoring claims of better bleaching with UV light treatment. The treatment...
Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences (PPS) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published monthly by the Royal Society of Chemistry and is the official journal of the European Photochemistry Association, The European Society for Photobiology, the Asia and Oceania Society for Photobiology and the Korean Society of Photoscience. As of May 2012, the editors-in-chief are Frans de Schryver and Rex Tyrell. The journal covers numerous areas including: Applied photochemistry, Atmospheric...
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