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Jan
03
2011

Study Shows Demographics of Indoor Tanners

Women are more likely to report use of indoor tanning facilities than men, and some characteristics common to indoor tanners differ by sex, according to a report in the December issue of Archives of Dermatology.

Dec
01
2010

UV Radiation as Prominent in the Snow as on the Beach

skier

If your spa is in a mountainous region or an area that experiences lots of snow, consider increasing your sun awareness education and efforts, especially during the winter. As found in this study, UV levels are as high in the snow as on the beach, so clients in snowy regions should be encouraged to take extra sun protection precautions.

Sep
24
2010

Sunless Tanning Products May Encourage Sun Safety in Women

Two recent studies show how the use of sunless tanning products can result in less UV radiation for women.

Sep
02
2010

Are UV Nail Lamps Safe?

The PBA investigates the recent controversy behind UV exposure from nail lamps, finding that they may not be dangerous after all.

Aug
10
2010

Skin Cancer Screening Clinic Opens at UCSD

The Pigmented Lesion and Skin Cancer Clinic will provide a high level of specialized care for melanoma patients.

Aug
09
2010

AAD Offers Shade Structure Grants to Chicago Parks

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Shade Structure Grant Program, the American Academy of Dermatology has awarded 37 new grants to parks in Chicago and elsewhere around the country.

Jul
22
2010

Dark-skinned Clients Encouraged to Receive Skin Cancer Screenings

African-American woman

Though much of skin cancer news focuses on fair-skinned individuals, it is important to remember those with dark skin are equally as susceptible to melanoma and other skin cancers.

Jul
08
2010

ITEC to Offer Sunless Tanning Diploma

Teaming up with self-tan brand St. Tropez, ITEC offers the education for spa professionals who operate their own clinic or have a home-visiting practice.

Jun
17
2010

June 18 is Hat Day!

Promote the importance of wearing hats for sun protection tomorrow ... and throughout the year.

Jun
04
2010

Indoor Tanning, Melanoma Definitively Linked

woman in tanning booth

New research finds that people who use any type of tanning bed for any amount of time are 74% more likely to develop melanoma.