So I have had type one for over two years and I’m 14. Before I could even remember I could always tan super fast and usually never get burned, I mean I have always been like that. But when I got diagnosed and almost died I became very pale. And in the last two years I have been to the beach a couple of times. My family and I have been to Grand Cayman, Belize, and Dominican Republic for vacation and it seems I just can’t get tan anymore… I’m always pale it doesn’t seem I get burned or tan I just am always the same color, pale. I never used to be like this but ever since I have had T1D it has always been like that and I am in the sun all the time or at least try to be. Does anyone else have this issue? If so, did it ever stop?
Hi @EveBq I am the most super ginger you ever met so I can’t tan before, during, or after my diagnosis. I can say that many people with T1 have vitamin D deficiency.