Solarium


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solarium

1. a bed equipped with ultraviolet lights used for acquiring an artificial suntan
2. an establishment offering such facilities

Solarium

In ancient architecture, a terrace on top of a flat-roofed house or over a porch, surrounded by a parapet wall but open to the sky; a sunny room with more glass than usual, and often used for therapy.

Solarium

 

(Russian, soliarii), a specially equipped open area for the administration of doses of direct or diffuse solar radiation.


Solarium

 

(Russian, fotarii), a room in which group ultraviolet irradiation is performed for therapeutic or prophylactic purposes. Mercury-vapor lamps, xenon arc lamps, or luminescent erythematous lamps made of uviol glass are used as the ultraviolet radiation source. Solaria are found at medical-preventive institutions (such as sanatoriums and public health stations at mines and factories), sports halls, and houses of rest.

solarium

A sunny room with more glass than usual, esp. one used for therapy.
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The University of Foreign Military and Cultural Studies (Red Team), from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas facilitated the Solarium by teaching critical thinking skills and facilitating the working groups.
During this phase, each group worked with facilitators from the Red Team division at Fort Leavenworth, who helped the Solarium groups develop solutions in a condensed timeline.
Solarium tanning isn't recommended for people under 16.
In the solarium it has been determined that the UV radiation emitted from the lamp is comprised of 97.
Le Solarium now has the credit of becoming the first project in DSO to be launched on time, awarded contract, commenced the construction work on schedule and delivered to the clients before everybody,' Mohammed Dewji, CEO of Credo Investments.
There, the interior "sunroom" was an open courtyard instead of a solarium, but the effect is remarkably similar, he says.
Having bought the solarium, they then negotiated with all their neighbours to build on the roof of the flats to create a luxury penthouse with stunning views along the coast.
The tanning solarium and hair and beauty all works well together and we offer discounts when using both shops.
Like the balloons, Solarium embodied the enveloping tactile sensations of light itself, one implying ascendance and the other convalescence, both born in the thrall of images, not words.
Some spirit-lifting aspects of the house are the second-floor solarium with its tiled floor, perfect for star-gazing, and the interior paint color, which was added directly into the plaster finish to provide integral color throughout the plaster, giving the walls a natural look.
Yvonne's staff of five are trained in solarium skincare and able to provide responsible tanning advice to ensure customers develop tans safely.