Know Your ABCs...

5/21/2013 Osmosis Skincare 0 Comments


by Jamie Palmer, Corporate Educator

 

As a professional, you are in the unique position to recognize early signs in your clients for skin cancer.  Skin cancer is the abnormal growth of skin due to DNA damage.  Skin cancer is most often caused by UV radiation and according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, it is the most prevalent form of cancer in the US affecting 2 million American each year.

 

Remember your ABCs and now D&Es to help detect early signs of skin cancer.

 

Asymetry

Border (irregular)

Color (more than 1 color)

Diameter (greater than 6mm)

Evolving and Elevated

 

One of the best ways to prevent skin cancer is sun protection.  Physical blocks are the healthiest way to provide this protection.  Shade Sunscreen Moisturizer and our Mineral Powder Foundations provide reflective properties and sit on the surface of the skin providing a physical barrier offering UV protection in two ways.

 

 

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