How The Sun Sees You: People Discover What They Look Like Under Ultraviolet Light

Have you ever wondered what sunscreen actually does to you? In this video, people are totally shocked by what it does to your skin.

Artist Thomas Leveritt setup a UV motion camera in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park with the intent of filming random people. Ultraviolet rays have the ability to expose not-yet-visible changes to human skin, namely freckles, that turn even the most unblemished faces into dark explosions of dots. It ultimately shows the power of sunscreen.

Here is how the sun sees you:

More people need to be aware of this. Share this with others to raise awareness and let’s prevent skin cancer together.

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