Saving Face, Body & Soul
Every 54 Minutes
One in five Americans will develop skincancer and one person dies of melanoma every 54 minutes.
People who use sunscreen daily show24 percent less skin aging than those whodo not use sunscreen daily.
Sun & UV Rays
More than 90% of visible skin aging iscaused by the sun & UV rays.
Signs Of Photo-Aging
Fine lines and wrinkles, spider veins, agespots, uneven skin tone, and even frecklesare all signs of photoaging.
Using a tanning bed before age 35increases the risk for melanomaby 75-percent.
Adolescents & Young Adults
Melanoma is the most common form of cancer for youngadults 25-29 years old and the second most common formof cancer is from ages 5-29 years old.
Darker Skin Tones
About 52% of African-Americans and 26%of Hispanics find out they have melanoma afterit has already spread, compared with16% for Caucasians.