One in five Americans will develop skin cancer over the course of a lifetime.
Let's end that.

Prevention Tips

Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers, but also one of the easiest to prevent and treat if caught early. Follow these simple daily tips to protect yourself against skin cancer, and don't forget to apply a broad-spectrum sunscreen every day!

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Seek the shade, especially between 10 AM and 4 PM.

Seal Of Approvals

When shopping for sun protective products, look for The Skin Cancer Foundation’s Seal of Recommendation, a symbol of safe and effective sun protection.


Cover up with clothing, including a broad-brimmed hat and UV-blocking sunglasses.

Stay Informed

Be a healthy skin champion – know what to look for, get screened and stay safe in the sun. The Skin Cancer Foundation's website is a one stop shop for everything you need to know about skin cancer prevention, detection and treatment. Follow the link below to find out more.

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