Safe 'n Sun :: SLUCare Dermatologists Remind you when in the sun, to:

About Safe 'n Sun | Steps to Protect Your Skin | Infographic | Skin Cancer Detection

Protect Your Skin from UV rays

You'll look younger and decrease your chances of getting cancer

Skin cancer is the most common of all cancer types. More than 3.5 million skin cancers are diagnosed each year in the United States. That's more than all other cancers combined. The number of skin cancer cases has been going up over the past few decades.

Make It a Habit
And other skin tips

Sun facts that make
you say, hmmm...

Get to know your skin 

Use SPF 30 or greaterGood news: you don't have to do a lot to protect yourself and your family from harmful UV rays. Sun 'n Safe is a program to remind you how important and simple it is to protect your skin by simply...
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When are UV rays at their worst?


Even if you rigorously practice the Safe ‘n Sun approach to protecting your skin, damage may have, or can still, occur. So it is important to examine you body for signs of skin cancer. Here's How.

Advanced Treatment & Care

SLUCare's skin doctors are not just top dermatologists. They are the physicians of Saint Louis University's Department of Dermatology, offering you the most advanced skin care in the St. Louis area and treatments only available at an academic medical practice.

SLUCare's specialists in Mohs surgery and cutaneous lymphoma are among the nation's leading skin cancer experts while our dermatopathology laboratory provides answers and second opinions for referring physicians and their patients.

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