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Sun damage: It’s not just from today!

Skin cancer is accumulative from years of tanning. Even if you stop and you should, you still can get it from all the previous years of tanning. I’m a skincare specialist. I have found skin cancers on people that resemble small skin colored bumps to scrap marks of red. All skin cancers do not always look like a mole.

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  • Ronni Gordon moderator
    4 months ago

    I hear you about them all looking different. I was surprised when my first squamous cell cancer presented as a small area of flakey skin, but now I know what to look for. Thank you for pointing this out. – Ronni, SkinCancer.net Team

  • April Pulliam moderator
    6 months ago

    @kmb56…thank you so much for helping to drive home the point that all skin cancers are not big, ugly, scary moles. It’s so important for people to realize that sun damage is forever. Keep advocating and sharing your experiences. Whether you realize it or not, people do hear you. April, Skincancer.net, Moderator

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