Category: Skin Cancer Prevention

Anti-Aging, Blog, Skin Cancer Prevention, Skincare Products, Sunscreen

Sunscreen: Your Must-Have Skin Accessory Gets a Makeover

Did you know that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer by age 70? Or that the sun’s rays can prematurely age your skin, causing wrinkles and sun spots? If we told you that melanoma was one of the most common cancers amongst young adults, wouldn’t that make you want to protect your skin? …

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The ABCDEs of Melanoma: Keep Your Skin Healthy and Safe!

Before summer hits, it is important to become familiar with your skin. Examine your body from head to toe and identify any suspicious lesions. Performing a self-examination can help detect and beat potential skin cancers, including melanoma. Melanoma can be confused with a non-cancerous mole if you do not know what characteristics to look for. …

Anti-Aging, Blog, Skin Cancer Prevention, Skincare Products, Sunscreen

5 Things to Look for When Choosing a Sunscreen

May is Melanoma Awareness Month, making it a great time to revisit your sun-care habits and make adjustments where necessary including making sure to use sunscreen! In addition to getting your annual skin check with a dermatologist, wearing sunscreen every day is by far the most effective and easiest way to prevent the most common …

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5 Sunscreen Myths: Debunked by Dermatologists

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In honor of Melanoma Awareness Month, we’re dedicating the month of May to spreading the word about some sunscreen myths and proper sun care. Slathering on sunscreen does more than prevent wrinkles, sun damage, and other cosmetic concerns – it could save your life. Learn more in-depth about skin cancer and cancer self checks. You …