Education, prevention and support for the most serious form of skin cancer.

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The Skinny On Skin


A skin cancer education program for hair and beauty professionals.
As some of the only professionals to closely examine skin on a regular basis, stylists, estheticians, nail technicians, and other skin professionals are in a unique position to spot melanoma on a client long before anyone else.  The Skinny On Skin will teach you how to screen for suspicious moles while performing common salon services. Become certified to offer this life-changing service for your customers. Beauty trends change. Saving a life lasts forever.

In 2016, Skinny on Skin is relaunching with an eLearning Training Course that will be available to any salon, at any time, free of charge!

Become a healthy skin advocate today and be the first to know when the program opens in the spring.

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Upcoming Skinny On Skin Training Events:

Skinny On Skin Training – Lewiston
The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing
29 Lowell Street, Lewiston, ME
Monday, March 28, 12:30-2:30pm

Our Skinny On Skin training events are free!


“I found your class to be very educational and informative. I’m very glad I took part in it. I learned a lot about detecting melanoma and other cancers on my clients’ skin and now I feel more confident in doing so. Thank you for the opportunity!  — Shauna Flanagan

“Your program informed us, empowered us… I’ve told all my clients that I will be closely looking at their scalps. Every one of them has been very appreciative.” — Kathleen M.

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