The problem of small dust particles, known as PM 2.5, is one of the air pollution. That is a major problem for the health of Thai people. Which, in addition to the effects on the respiratory system The cardiovascular system, and the skin itself is one of the most affected organs. Because the skin is the main organ that must be exposed to dust all the time.
The effect of PM 2.5 dust on the skin Can be divided into 2 items. The severity of the impact in 2 types depends on the concentration And the period of exposure to PM 2.5 dust.
For prevention and avoid being outdoors in areas with high PM2.5 dust, wear masks and clothing covering the body. In addition, applying cream or lotion. And cleansing the body After exposure to PM 2.5 dust, it helps to reduce the effects of PM2.5 dust.
Information provided by: Dr. Narumon Thongsriiam
Compiled by: Medisci