Since 1979, The Skin Cancer Foundation has set the standard for educating the public and the medical community about skin cancer, its prevention by means of sun protection, the need for early detection and prompt, effective treatment. More about us.
We Can Help
Learn the warning signs
Squamous cell carcinoma warning signs & images
Don’t ignore the signs of this common, sometimes invasive skin cancer early.
Answer your questions
How Does UV Radiation Affect My Skin?
Know the risks and learn what you can do to protect yourself.
Get the Facts
Skin Cancer Stats & Facts
Straight talk about the world’s most common cancer.
Of Americans will develop skin cancer
More than 2 people die of skin cancer every hour
sunburns doubles your risk for melanoma
melanoma early detection five-year survival rate (U.S.)