Staying Safe in the Sun is a Life Long Commitment

When I was a teenager, I would spend my summer laying out in the hot Arizona sun, working on my tan. I did all of the “skin sins” like using baby oil instead of sunscreen or reflecting the sun off of foil so it would directly hit my face with great intensity. Do I regret […]

Join the Fight Against Skin Cancer

Not only is today Cinco de Mayo, it is Melanoma Monday! Melanoma Monday is an effort to raise awareness of melanoma and other types of skin cancer, and to encourage early detection through self-exams!  Awareness and diligence is everything! In an effort to do their part, NEUTROGENA® kicks off their Choose Skin Health campaign today! Click on […]

My Skin Cancer Scare

I’ve become hyper-aware of skin cancer stories in the last few of years. See, I grew up in Arizona where the sun doesn’t stop shining and yes, I did my fair share of suntanning with baby oil. Mind you, I am of Dutch descent and my skin doesn’t tan all that well so it was […]