The Lancer Ancestry Scale: Diving Deeper

The Lancer Ancestry Scale was developed by Dr. Lancer in 1998. The scale mirrored the well-known Thomas Fitzpatrick Classification Skin Typing System, which shows a person’s skin pigmentation in relation to their tolerance to sun exposure. At the time of the scale’s creation, Fitzpatrick was measuring the skin’s ability to tolerate UV rays to determine … Continue reading The Lancer Ancestry Scale: Diving Deeper