February 19, 2013
UV nail lamps do not appear to significantly increase the lifetime risk of keratinocyte carcinoma — a type of non-melanoma skin cancer — in consumers, reports a study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.
Keywords: cancer product safety skin cancer UV light safety UV lights
December 18, 2012
Learn to recognize changes in the skin that could indicate skin cancer and educate your clients about the importance of early treatment.
Keywords: melanoma skin cancer
December 16, 2010
While all types of skin cancer, including squamous cell and basal cell carcinoma, can be found on the foot, the most common is the most serious form, melanoma.
Keywords: cancer nail diseases skin cancer skin diseases
December 1, 2009
Gone are the days when we slathered baby oil on our skin and competed with each other for the darkest skin tone. However, factors other than the sun play a role in the development of skin cancer, so even those who use the highest SPF can still be at risk. Learn to recognize changes in the skin that could indicate skin cancer and educate your clients about the importance of early treatment.
Keywords: nail diseases skin cancer
October 1, 2008
Melanoma rates have risen 50% among young women in the United States since 1980 and researchers theorize that the trend might be related to an increase in the use of tanning beds along with exposure to the sun.
Keywords: client health skin cancer tanning
August 1, 2008
It’s tanning season and that means it’s prime time to remind clients of the importance of examining their skin for any early signs of skin cancer.
Keywords: client health skin cancer skin care skin conditions sun protection
June 1, 1995
Skin problems come in all shapes, sizes, colors, and textures. You may not be a dermatologist, but you can still handle these problems with confidence and without risk to yourself or your business.
Keywords: athlete's foot dermatitis eczema effects of medications on nails fungus