Fitzpatrick skin type classification chart

Type 6

Mahogany or Dark Brown

Skin never burns and tans very quickly

Type 5

Bronze or Rich Brown

Skin tans without burning

Type 4

Caramel or Medium Brown

Skin tans easily and rarely burns

Type 3

Light-Brown, Golden or Olive

Skin sometimes burns and tans gradually

Type 2

Fair, Beige, or Cream-Colored

Skin usually burns and has difficulty tanning

Type 1

Pale, procelain or ivory

Skin burns very easily and doesn’t tan