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Did your massage therapist find a suspicious spot?

Your massage therapist may have noticed a suspicious spot on your skin that could be skin cancer. We encourage you to make an appointment with a board-certified dermatologist as soon as possible to evaluate your spot.

Skin self-exam video

You can catch skin cancer early by following dermatologists’ tips for checking your skin. Watch this video to learn how to check your skin.

Share your story

Have you or a loved one been affected by skin cancer? Your story can help raise public awareness of skin cancer, support and inspire other patients, and promote prevention and early detection. Share your story today!

Download the body mole map

Use the Academy's body mole map to perform a self-exam, learn what to look for, and record your spots so you can refer back during your next visit with your dermatologist.

Your best defense against skin cancer

Skin cancer is the most diagnosed cancer in the United States. Your best defense is to prevent skin cancer by seeking shade, covering up, and wearing sunscreen.

Annual screening reminder

Sign up and you'll receive a reminder each year to schedule your annual skin cancer screening with a dermatologist.

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