Posts Categorized: Skin Cancer

1 in 5 Tanners Will Develop Melanoma Cancer

The American Academy Of Dermatology recently polled that 3,800 girls and women between the ages of 14 and 22 are pursuing and or considering tans via tanning beds. The poll is disturbing to Dermatologists who have repeatedly warned of the risk of ski [...]

Ban on Teen Tanning

Ever wished you had a tan? Millions of teenagers and young adults tan their skin and that has many dermatologists concerned. The skin cancer foundation has informed us that tanning, whether it be tanning from the sun or by tanning beds is very danger [...]

The Best Skin Care Advice

Exfoliate The buildup of stratum corneum (the dead, outermost skin cell layer) can make skin appear blotchy. Also, remnants of self-tanning products can collect in typically dry areas (such as the elbows), causing the skin to lose its luster and appe [...]

Best Sunscreen Protection Advice

Overexposure to the sun’s dangerous ultraviolet (UV) light not only leads to premature aging but also lead to skin cancer and pre-cancers lesions like actinic keratoses (AKs). Since sun damage accumulates over time, it’s never too late to start a [...]

Melanoma Skin Cancer

What is Melanoma The answer to the question asked by patients, their families, and other concerned people is that melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer. To reach a more complete understanding, it is necessary to learn how the cells in the [...]

Top 10 Skin Cancer Facts

Skin Cancer is on the rise and we are finding that more young people are being diagnosed than ever. What most people don’t realize is that Skin Cancer is highly preventable.The Miami Dermatology Center has Gathered The top 10 facts about skin cance [...]

Do You Wear Sunscreen Every Day?

What is SPF? Sunscreens are agents that help prevent the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation from reaching the skin. Two types of ultraviolet radiation, UVA and UVB cause premature aging and skin cancer. UVA penetrate the skin more deeply, and its ass [...]