Which of the following Statements Accurately Describes Melanin’s Function?
Lighter skin has less of the dark-brown eumelanin that protects cells from UV damage.
Melanin is a pigment which gives human skin, hair, and eyes colour. Dark skin people has more melanin than light skin people . Melanin is produced by melanocytes cells.
Dark skin color is rich in eumelanin pigments therefore has a dark colour. And light skin colour has less pigment.
Melanin protect skin cells from UVB radiation damage.