Getting Warmer: What's your skin tone?
Blue veins or green veins? Fashion magazines make it sound so easy, but what do you really know about your skin tone?
True or false: Skin is the biggest organ of the human body.
What do skin cells called melanocytes produce?
What does melanin do to your skin?
- it determines your skin color
- it causes suntans
- it causes freckles
- all of the above
According to the Fitzpatrick scale, how many skin tones are there?
Which of the following is not considered one of the six skin tone categories?
What color do your veins appear if you have a cool skin tone?
If you get freckles from sun exposure, what skin type do you likely have?
- type I
- type II
- type V
- type VI
What skin tones have the greatest risk for developing skin cancers?
- types I, II and III
- types II, III and IV
- types III, IV and V
- types IV, V and VI
True or false: The more melanocytes you have in your skin, the more melanin your skin produces.
What condition does a person who lacks melanin in their body have?