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AACR Study Suggests Sunscreen Message Still Needs Work
Posted: May 28, 2013
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“We now know that a significant proportion of melanoma survivors still could be doing better. This study speaks to what we could do to educate melanoma survivors on how to prevent recurrence,” Chagpar said. In addition, she recommended researchers use the data to educate the general population, as the results revealed that only 17.2% of Americans will always use sunscreen and 5.5% still use tanning beds.
As the strong summer sun approaches, the above study can be used by the industry to convince more consumers to use sunscreen, reapplying it as directed to prevent skin cancer or signs of premature aging.