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LSO Education Project for Cosmetologists

LSO Education Project for Cosmetologists

Cosmetologists are a group of professionals that have regular access to their client’s face, scalp and neck. The average person does not see a dermatologists each year – but most Americans do go in for a haircut.

Mission

To educate cosmetologists to recognize the warning signs of skin cancer and encourage the referral of patients with suspicious spots to a dermatologist.

Video

About: Together with Dr. Lindsey Hall and the LSO Foundation, a skin cancer education video for use in cosmetology classrooms and salons has been made.

Other materials to enhance education can be requested for distribution including;

  • 10 question comprehension quiz
  • ABCDE’s of Skin Cancer Information Sheet
  • “Skin Cancer Aware” stickers for placement on mirror glass

Please contact the LSO Foundation to receive your video and education materials. Dr. Lindsey Hall and Sarah Lomax, Director of the LSO Foundation, are available for presentation and speaking engagements.