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04. 20. 2006

Tan-inducing implant

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Biotech Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals is to test an implant that can provide a tan, protect skin against UV rays and treat skin cancer precursors.

The Australian company says its drug produces eumelanin, a pigment which can protect skin from UV exposure.
The product, administered through an implant "the size of a grain of rice" under the skin, would allegedly give you a sun-kissed look for a few months as a side effect.

I don't know what to think of the news but I do know that I'm ready to swallow, spread or even be implanted with anything that can protect my skin from the old prune effect.

Via medgadget.

Posted by regine    Category: body
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r:

Finally something that may turn Micheal Jackson black again. Now, only if he could find a drug that would make him a normal human being like the rest of us.

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