According to current estimates, the majority of skin cancer cases are caused by the Sun. Therefore, organizations like the American Academy of Dermatology seek a promote skin protection in order to decrease in those numbers. They do not encourage nor condone staying in your house to avoid harmful UV rays. They only advocate that you’re safe outdoors. The organization suggests wearing sunscreen and covering up whenever possible. Also, if you see a spot or abnormal lesion on your body, call a dermatologist right away.
For a promotional products campaign in honor of Melanoma & Skin Cancer Prevention Month, consider sun protection related promotional items from ePromos. These products can be customized with personal messages or company brands. Ideas include, lip balm, sunscreen packets, lotions and sprays and of course headwear such as caps and hats. Bucket caps provide even more sun protection.