Darkened skin on back after childhood sunburn

Darkened skin on back after childhood sunburn

M335/0110 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 49.0MB

Downloadable file size: 5.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Pigmentation by sunburn. View of dark patches of skin on the back of a 35 year-old man caused by childhood sunburn. Skin is coloured by a pigment known as melanin produced by melanocyte cells in the skin. Lighter-skinned people produce less melanin that darker skinned people. In cases of severe sunburn, the pigmentation of the burned skin can be permanently altered by the effects of overexposure to sunlight.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: burn, burns, condition, darkened by sunburn, darkened skin, healthcare, medical, medicine, melanin, pigment, skin, sunburn

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.