Why do you need to protect your skin from the sun?
The best way to prevent skin cancer is to protect your skin from the sun.
Protect your skin from the sun today to help prevent skin cancer later in life. Most skin cancer appears after age 50, but damage from the sun can start during childhood.
Staying out of the sun and using sunscreen can also help prevent:
- Blotches or spots on your skin
- Other damage caused by the sun