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Aug
31
2011

Caffeine Lowers Risk of Skin Cancer: Coffee-based Sunscreen Might Work Best

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A new Rutgers study strengthens the theory that caffeine guards against certain skin cancers at the molecular level.

Aug
01
2011

Melanoma: The Negative Impact

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By: Morag Currin

Skin care professionals have to not only work to identify melanoma during treatments, they also have to know how to work with skin being treated for this deadly cancer.

Jun
28
2011

The Dangers of Tanning

By: Melinda Taschetta-Millane

Play an important role in educating clients and consumers on sun protection.

Jun
15
2011

FDA Releases New Sunscreen Measures

The new measures clarify the effectiveness of sunscreen products and help ensure their proper labeling and manufacture.

May
27
2011

Today is Don't Fry Day!

At the beginning on this Memorial Day weekend, today is a great day to remind clients about the hazards of overexposure to sunlight and how to prevent it.

May
10
2011

Indoor Tanning Encouraged by Parents, Peers

Parents and peers are both motivators for teen girls and young women who use tanning beds. How can you help defend your clients against these poor influences?

May
02
2011

Today is Melanoma Monday; New Survey Results Releases on Indoor Tanning Trends

New survey results released by the American Academy of Dermatology indicate that young women need a lesson in the dangers of indoor tanning. These results mark Melanoma Monday, the official launch of Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month.

Apr
29
2011

Teens and Melanoma

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By: Carl Thornfeldt, MD, FAAD

It is more important than ever for skin care professionals to spread the word to teen clients about the dangers of sun exposure and the possibility of melanoma.

Apr
06
2011

Exclusive Commentary: Is SPF Protection in Makeup Worth Price?

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Only on SkinInc.com: Lisa Wilson-Foley and Tina O' Dannel of Apple Rehab Sport & Spa in Avon, CT, explain how to answer client questions about whether makeup containing SPF benefits is worth the price, as well as how best to apply it.

Mar
25
2011

Young, Rich and at Greater Risk for Skin Cancer

A recent study in the Archives of Dermatology reveals that wealthy young American women and teens in California have a much higher risk of skin cancer. Is yours a spa in California, or elsewhere, that can help spread the word to young clients about how to prevent this deadly disease?