Skin types & Fitzpatrick phototyping
The different types of skin color for laser hair removal
This skin type classifies people according to the reaction of their skin during sun exposure, there are 6 types of skin:
- Type I: Catch systematically sunburn, not bronze.
- Type II: Catch often sunburn, bronze difficult.
- Type III: A sometimes sunburn, bronze gradually.
- Type IV: Catch rarely sunburn, although bronze.
- Type V: A rarely sunburns, tans easily, dark skin.
- Type VI: A rarely sunburns, tans easily, very dark skin.