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"How to avoid common sunscreen mistakes" - Sunscreen is a vital tool in the fight against skin cancer. However, it needs to be applied correctly in order to protect you from the sun's harmful ultraviolet rays.

To reduce your risk of skin cancer, follow these tips from board-certified dermatologists to avoid common sunscreen mistakes and to protect your skin outdoors.

5 common sunscreen mistakes - and how to avoid them

The Academy produces this video library to demonstrate dermatologist-recommended tips people can use to properly care for their skin, hair, and nails.

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Acne: How to treat deep, painful pimples
To treat this type of pimple at home, follow these tips from dermatologists to alleviate pain and reduce the swelling and redness.

Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin
You can reduce your acne by following these skin care tips from dermatologists.

Acne medication: How to apply topical acne medication
Today, there are many effective treatments for acne. To get the greatest benefit from topical acne medications, follow these tips from board-certified dermatologists.

African American hair: Everyday care, processing, and styling
To help African-Americans keep their hair healthy, dermatologists recommend following these tips.

Athletes foot: How to treat
Follow these dermatologists’ tips on how to avoid and treat athlete’s foot.

Bee stings: How to treat
Stings from bees, wasps, and hornets can be painful. To treat a sting and help relieve the pain, dermatologists offer these tips.

Blisters: How to prevent and treat
To prevent chafing that can lead to blisters, dermatologists recommend following these tips.

Boils and styes: How to treat
To treat a boil or stye at home, dermatologists recommend following these tips.

Bug bites: Tips to prevent and treat
Although warm, spring weather means more time outdoors, it also means more bugs - like bees, ticks, and mosquitoes. To help prevent bug bites, dermatologists recommend following these tips.