Brigitte Smedley

Brigitte Smedley

Brigitte Smedley
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Think Again...  Melanoma Awareness

The sad truth is it doesn't. If you tan too much you will get skin cancer and have to get an operation and will the get a horrible scar.

Melanoma Awareness

Pale is the New Tan Melanoma Awareness. May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

About 65 percent of melanoma cases can be attributed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun.

A tan is not fashionable, if you have pale skin, embrace and protect it's fragile beauty.

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and this quote that I wholly agree with is via http://stillblondeafteralltheseyears.com/2012/05/skin-cancer-awareness-month/

Pale is the New Tan Melanoma Awareness. May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Melanoma and skin cancer awareness month. Fact! And one in five people are diagnosed with skin cancer. Think about it.

Melanoma and skin cancer awareness month. one in five people are diagnosed with skin cancer.

you have some moles that have been there for years and you see them everyday so you don’t think twice about them. up is a simple system to follow to monitor moles and spots on your body. A full head-to-toe skin exam is still highly recommended, as a Dermatologist will always alert you of any spots that should be biopsied or looked at for further evaluation.   Follow the ABCDE guidelines to evaluate your moles!

The ABCDE of suspect skin lesions.

RePin to Stop Melanoma and Skin Cancer! UV Exposure Melanoma Awareness Month To find more pins visit http://stillblondeafteralltheseyears.com/2012/05/skin-cancer-awareness-month #SkinCancer #Melanoma #Cancer

May is UV awareness month.

Slip. Slop. Slap. Wrap.  Wear sunglasses that block at least 99% of UV light.

Wear wrap-a-round sunglasses to be more sun safe.

Slip. Slop. Slap. Wrap. Wear a hat with at least a 2- to 3-inch brim all around.

Wear a inch broad brim hat, it can protect most areas of the head from intense heat.

Slip. Slop. Slap. Wrap. Use sunscreen and lip balm with broad spectrum protection and and SPF of 30 or higher.

The "Sunscreen Nazi" reminding you to do this everyday! And reapply!