Taking good care of your skin has many benefits. Good skin care can reduce your risk of developing early signs of skin aging and skin cancer. The right skin care routine can decrease redness, lead to fewer breakouts, and give you healthier-looking skin.
To help you get trustworthy, accurate information that you can use, the AAD has created several public awareness campaigns. Learn what you can do to prevent skin cancer, and see healthier-looking skin, hair, and nails.
Your skin is your body's largest organ, so it's important to take good care of it. November is National Healthy Skin Month; however, you can learn to keep your skin healthy year-round by following these tips.
UV exposure is the most preventable risk factor for skin cancer. The AAD is asking "Do you use protection?" and is encouraging you to practice safe sun every time you are outdoors.
Skin care tips dermatologists use
Do you ever wonder what skin care tips dermatologists use themselves to maintain healthy skin?
In this video, dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology share seven skin care tips they recommend to all of their patients—and actually use themselves.
Do you use protection?
UV exposure is the most preventable risk factor for skin cancer. The American Academy of Dermatology asks "Do You Use Protection?" and encourages you to practice safe sun every time you are outdoors. Seek shade, wear protective clothing, and use a broad-spectrum, water-resistant sunscreen with SPF 30+ to reduce your risk.