Melanoma Awareness Month -  Tan Safely

Melanoma Research Alliance, stated that cases of melanoma have tripled during the past 30 years. UV exposure is linked to about 90% of melanoma cases, whether from natural or artificial sources like tanning beds. Family history and genetics can also increase one's risk.

In honor of National Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month, Artesian Tan is sharing some tips to help you protect yourself from skin cancer.