Your hair stylist can help detect skin cancer

October 17, 2011 7:46:44 PM PDT
Hair stylists can play a pivotal role in protecting you from skin cancer.

6% of melanomas, the deadliest form of skin cancer, are found on the scalp and neck.

Stylists are often first to spot abnormalities on a client's skin.

Researchers say they should be trained to look for atypical moles and lesions, and many already do that.