The World Health Organization has declared indoor tanning devices to be cancer-causing agents that are in the same category as tobacco. Studies have found a 59% increase in the risk of melanoma in those who have been exposed to UV radiation from indoor tanning.
Sun exposure is the most preventable risk factor for all skin cancers, including melanoma.1,2 You can have fun in the sun and decrease your risk of skin cancer. Here's how you can prevent skin cancer:
Information from the American Academy of Dermatology website.1 American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts and Figures 2011.
It's time to fess up. We all have forgotten to use SPF or take our medicine.But did you know telling your skincare secrets can help you see better results from your treatment?
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