Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday

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UV Skinz Donates Over 200 Hats in the Name of Sun Protection & Skin Cancer Awareness!

UV Skinz Donates Over 200 Hats in the Name of Sun Protection & Skin Cancer Awareness!

As many of you already know, we here at UV Skinz are all about sun protection and spreading skin cancer awareness, so when we have the opportunity to work with people and companies that share our mission…well it really doesn’t get any better than that! Last month high school sophomore, Shikha Prakash, reached out to UV Skinz regarding a service project she created titled “Operation: Save Your Skin” which is dedicated to spreading skin cancer …

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MY Story; Maria Childs

MY Story; Maria Childs

Maria Childs was diagnosed with Stage IV Metastatic Melanoma in March, 2012. Despite this devastating diagnosis and its grim outlook, Maria has chosen not to let cancer stop her from living her life and fulfilling her dreams, one of which was achieved when her children’s book “Firefighters Don’t!” was published in 2013. Maria is an inspiration to so many, and we were honored when she agreed to share her story with us. What type or stage …

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Wordless Wednesday

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UV Skinz Style; Opening Day has Arrived!

UV Skinz Style; Opening Day has Arrived!

Attention Sports Fans! With football season over, and Opening Day today, it’s time to dust off those baseball caps, pull out those San Francisco Giants shirts (or whatever baseball team you’re a fan of ;)) and get ready to watch some games! While you may be protected from sun exposure from the comfort of your Lazy Boy, those of you diehards who want to get out and attend a game live in action need to be extra mindful of the harmful UV …

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UV Skinz Set to Head to The American Academy of Dermatology 72nd Annual Meeting in Denver

We are getting ready to head out to chilly Denver, Colorado in a few days for the American Academy of Dermatology’s Annual Meeting from March 21-25th, and we couldn’t be more excited! UV Skinz expertise is sun safety, and just like dermatologists everywhere, we want to keep kids and adults out of harm’s way by raising skin cancer awareness and getting people protected! It is our mission to ensure delicate skin is safe from the …

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UV Skinz Goes to CAMP!

UV Skinz Goes to CAMP!

With summer around the corner, we can all expect that the children in our lives will be more than eager to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful sunshine. And with these warmer months quickly approaching, some of you may consider sending your children to a summer camp. And why wouldn’t you? Summer camps can provide great learning opportunities, fun experiences (which lead to lasting memories), as well as offer children the chance to develop lifelong …

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Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer May Lead to the Development of Other Cancers

Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer May Lead to the Development of Other Cancers

“Skin Cancer” We hear the term often, but the details regarding the different types, and what they mean are frequently overlooked. We hear about celebrities, such as Hugh Jackman, being diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma—a non-melanoma skin cancer—yet no one seems too concerned for his health since having the spot removed. We see a picture with a bandage over his nose and think, “The spot was removed, and now he’s fine. No big deal. It’s …

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Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday

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Wordless Wednesday

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