Are You at Risk for Skin Cancer?
July 9, 2019

It’s summertime again and that means you are probably going to get more exposure to the sun than you normally would. Last month, we shared our tips for protecting your skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays and preventing skin …[Read More]

Filed under: Skin Cancer

Preventing Skin Cancer
June 18, 2019

Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the U.S. In fact, nearly one in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer in their lifetime according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Fortunately, skin cancer …[Read More]

Filed under: Skin Cancer, Skin Care

Stages of Melanoma
June 4, 2019

Melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, develops in the cells (melanocytes) that produce melanin — the pigment that gives your skin its color. Melanoma can occur anywhere on the skin, and people with unusual moles, a family history …[Read More]

Filed under: Skin Cancer, Skin Care, Skin Conditions

Danger of Tanning Beds
October 11, 2018

In the early 1900s, society decided that skin that was tanned was more beautiful than the natural skin color we were born with. As the obsession with tanned skin grew and grew, inventors started developing devices to help people achieve tanned skin indoors. …[Read More]

Filed under: Skin Cancer, Skin Care, Sun protection

How to Spot Skin Cancer
June 19, 2018

No one wants to find a spot on the comes up on their skin and wonder, “Could it be… skin cancer?”  Nor do they want to hear from their doctor, “you have skin cancer.”

But what if something …[Read More]

Filed under: Skin Cancer