This article is worth reading. Have you ever wondered why more and more young people, especially young women are getting melanoma?? In this article lies your answer.
I know I certainly fit the mold in my younger years. I was in the sun constantly in the summers, often working in the sun (lifeguarding and teaching swimming), but I also spent a fair amount laying out by the pool to keep my tan and while in my early 20's, sometimes used tanning beds to achieve that glow! Little did I know back then, that all that damage from UV light catch up to me and land me a melanoma diagnosis.
Hindsight vision is always 20/20.