Don't Fry Day

The National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention declares today (the Friday before Memorial Day) as "Don't Fry Day." This day is to encourage sun safety awareness throughout the world. 

"To help reduce rising rates of skin cancer from overexposure to the ultraviolet (UV) rays of the sun, the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention has designated the Friday before Memorial Day as “Don’t Fry Day” to encourage sun safety awareness and to remind everyone to protect their skin while enjoying the outdoors." 

They recommend these top sun safety tips: 

  • Do Not Burn or Tan
  • Seek Shade
  • Wear Sun-Protective Clothing
  • Generously Apply Sunscreen
  • Use Extra Caution Near Water, Snow, and Sand
  • Get Vitamin D Safely
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Read more on the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention website here & have a sun safe weekend ahead! 

Credit: National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention