Fall 2010 (Vol. 27, No.3)

A Message from the President

Fall is here, and children are heading back to school. For many children and adolescents, sun protection ends with the summer, but that is a mistake parents can’t let happen. Sun safety is essential in every season. It is especially important for children, whose skin is particularly sensitive to the sun.

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Sun & Skin News Fall 2010 (Vol. 27, No. 3)

  • Sunscreens Are Safe

    Recent attacks on sunscreen by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) and the media have prompted some consumers to question sunscreen safety. Read More

  • My Birthday Suprise

    “After a routine dermatology visit and biopsy, my doctor phoned one night with the horrible news that I had melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. Read More

  • Ask the Expert

    Whenever I apply sunscreen, it makes my skin look white. Am I applying too much? How much sunscreen should I be using on my face and body? Read More