How to Help Prevent Melanoma While Working Outside

Posted by in Home Improvement Tips, on November 8, 2017

Watch the full episode: Ask This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook demonstrates the importance of sunscreen on the jobsite. Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: Time: 5 minutes Cost: $5 Skill Level: Beginner Shopping List:
Sunscreen Steps: 1. Apply sunscreen every two hours to any skin that will be exposed to the sun. Use SPF 30 or higher.
2. Wear protective clothing to minimize skin exposure.
3. If wearing a hat, be sure to apply sunscreen to ears. 4. Keep a close eye on moles and visit a doctor regularly. Resources:
The protective clothing Roger demonstrated can be purchased at outdoor shops. Expert assistance for this segment was provided by IMPACT Melanoma ( Follow This Old House and Ask This Old House: Facebook:

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