Now that swimming season is here, it’s important for kids to have fun ways to learn about and protect their skin. The American Academy of Dermatology offers resources for children and adults to learn more about their skin and how to stay safe in the sun.
Share with children more about
- skin and how it grows,
- skin cancer and how to prevent it,
- educational resources, activities, and fact sheets on the importance of staying safe in the sun, and
- skin, hair and nails—everything from safety tips for manicures to the dangers of tattoos and piercings to treatments for eczema.
Plus, educators can find lesson plans and classroom activities on a wide range of skin-related topics.