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Melanoma

13 Tips to Prevent Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers

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SPF 30
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Choose Broad-Spectrum SPF 30 or Higher


sunscreen shoulder
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Know the Difference Between Physical and Chemical Barriers


applying sunscreen
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Remember That Any Sunscreen Is Better Than None


zinc oxide
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Learn the Right Way to Apply Sunscreen


spray sunscreen
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Save Spray Sunscreen for Touchups


sunscreen decolletage
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Use Sunscreen Every Single Day


sun coverage
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Cover Up When You Can


bike commute
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Consider Your Commute


sunset picnic
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Strategically Plan Outdoor Activities


overcast day
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Protect Your Skin on Cloudy Days


sun on snow
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Be Extra Careful in Snow and on Water


tanning bed
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Skip Indoor Tanning Beds


applying makeup
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Don't Substitute Makeup With SPF for Sunscreen


Amy Marturana Winderl

Amy Marturana Winderl

@amymarturana

Amy is a freelance journalist and certified personal trainer. She covers a wide range of health topics, including fitness, health conditions, mental health, sexual and reproductive health, nutrition, and more. Her work has appeared on SELF, Bicycling, Health, and other publications. When she's not busy writing or editing, you can find her hiking, cooking, running, or lounging on the couch watching the latest true crime show on Netflix.