Melanoma Monday | Safe In The Sun



The aim of Melanoma Monday is to raise awareness about melanoma. Melanoma is an aggressive form of skin cancer in which cells within moles on the skin becoming malignant (cancerous) and can spread rapidly to other areas of the body if left untreated.

Of the different types of skin cancer, melanoma is the most deadly and accounts for about 75% of all skin cancer fatalities. All information provided by http://www.skincancer.org/skin-cancer-information/skin-cancer-facts.

Some Scary Stats:
  • One person dies of melanoma every hour (every 54 minutes).

  • An estimated 87,110 new cases of invasive melanoma will be diagnosed in the U.S. in 2017.

  • An estimated 9,730 people will die of melanoma in 2017.

  • Melanoma accounts for less than one percent of skin cancer cases, but the vast majority of skin cancer deaths.

Melanoma Monday aims to encourage people to examine their skin regularly and seek medical assistance if there are recognized signs of a malignant mole. Early detection and treatment is associated with a much higher survival rate. The first key is to know your ABC’s.

Know the ABCs:

By educating the public about melanoma and encouraging early detection, Melanoma Monday has helped saved lives.

A = Asymmetry One half is unlike the other half.

B = Border An irregular, scalloped or poorly defined border.

C = Color Is varied from one area to another; has shades of tan, brown or black, or is sometimes white, red, or blue.

D = Diameter Melanomas are usually greater than 6mm (the size of a pencil eraser) when diagnosed, but they can be smaller.

E = Evolving A mole or skin lesion that looks different from the rest or is changing in size, shape or color. – See more at: https://www.aad.org/public/spot-skin-cancer/learn-about-skin-cancer/detect/what-to-look-for#sthash.NwEd9aCs.dpuf

There are still ways to be safe and protect your skin without giving up the Sun kissed glow.


Self Tanners

To get that sun-kissed glow that nourishes your skin while adding beautiful bronze, streakless color, you can use our Beachfront Body Self Tanning Lotion or Self Tanning Spray. Instead of tan lines and sunburns, say hello to skin that glows. With nourishing oils, antioxidants and extracts, you won’t be able to help but love your skin. And your skin will love you right back. Color lasts anywhere from 4-7 days depending on your exfoliation process. As it fades, it gradually decreases in color rather than looking like it’s “peeled”.


Body Bronzer

Instantly smooth on a bronzed, summery look with Beachfront Body Bronzer, a luxurious and nourishing lotion that both pampers and tints your skin. This bronzer looks like a tanner but acts like your favorite lotion, giving your skin the nourishing and protective treatment it needs. Special oils, extracts, vitamins, and antioxidants work to moisturize and condition your skin while also protecting from harmful elements. Your skin will look and feel radiant, golden, silky, and soft—and you’ll positively exude confidence.

Younique Beachfront Body Bronzer comes in three flattering, confidence-promoting shades:

► Sunset, for fair skin ► Hermosa, for medium skin ► Malibu, for darker skin

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