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As summer approaches, tanning bed use heats up, but so do side effects

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A trip to the tanning salon provides 10 minutes of heat, a mood boost and a "golden glow."

Every day in the U.S., more than 1 million people use tanning beds, and the tanning industry's 2010 revenue is estimated at $2.6 billion, according to the American Academy of Dermatology.


With prom and bikini seasons right around the corner, tanning salons start rolling out specials and women are lining up for the bronzing benefits.

But at what cost?

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