Wordless Wednesday

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UV Skinz Style: Channel Your Inner Kate Moss with this Celeb-Inspired Look

UV Skinz Style: Channel Your Inner Kate Moss with this Celeb-Inspired Look

**UV Skinz is currently offering 15% off ALL hats, including the one featured in this post, at www.uvskinz.com with coupon code HATS15** If you keep up with fashion trends, then you already know that those fabulous, wide-brimmed floppy hats are IN, and we couldn’t be happier about it! As awareness grows for skin cancer and UV damage, people are making better choices to actively protect their skin (kudos to all the sun-smart folks out there!) …

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Skin Cancer: A Major Public Health Problem

Skin Cancer: A Major Public Health Problem

Last week the public got a serious wake up call from the Surgeon General, who deemed skin cancer a “major pubic health concern that requires immediate action” in the Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer issued Tuesday morning. While the release of the report was thrilling news for those of us in the melanoma community, it was also rather old news, as the report touched on nearly every aspect of skin cancer prevention and sun safety …

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MY Story: Jean and Jim Schlipmann

MY Story: Jean and Jim Schlipmann

Those of us who are active in the melanoma community are very familiar with the organization, AIM at Melanoma. AIM is the largest international melanoma foundation focused on research, education, legislation, and awareness, not to mention the organization hosts dozens of Melanoma Walks and free skin cancer screenings annually (we have been blessed enough to be able to support a ton of these events!). AIM at Melanoma is doing GREAT things in the melanoma community, …

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UV Skinz Style: Protect Your Pink-Lovin’ Princess this Summer

UV Skinz Style: Protect Your Pink-Lovin’ Princess this Summer

Summertime provides endless opportunities to spend quality time with your children outdoors. Whether you’re building sand castles on the beach, visiting Mickey Mouse at Disneyland, or simply taking a stroll down the block on a sunny afternoon, your little ones need to be protected from UV radiation. As a parent, it is your job to ensure your child is sun safe, and the best way to do this (other than avoiding the sun completely) is …

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Indoor Tanning and Minors: The Debate Heats Up

Indoor Tanning and Minors: The Debate Heats Up

With Hawaii recently becoming the tenth state to ban indoor tanning use for minors, the debate continues to rage regarding the dangers of tanning beds and whether or not minors should be using them. With all the heat this subject is getting, I’d like to cut through the fluff, and give you the facts from trustworthy sources. Here’s what you should know before letting little Susie get a “base tan” before that upcoming family vacation: …

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