Sunbelievable: A Discussion on Sun Damage, Sun Care, and Common Sunscreen Myths

Sunbelievable: A Discussion on Sun Damage, Sun Care, and Common Sunscreen Myths Sunbelievable: A Discussion on Sun Damage, Sun Care, and Common Sunscreen Myths

Sunbelievable: A Discussion on Sun Damage, Sun Care, and Common Sunscreen Myths
Presented by Dr. Steven Q. Wang

Each year there are more than 3 million new cases of skin cancer diagnosed in the United States. Daily use of sunscreen, along with other photoprotective strategies, have shown to effectively reduce the risk of skin cancer and prevent signs of skin aging. Despite decades of ongoing education, there are still numerous myths accepted for truth regarding sunscreen. In this webinar, Dr. Wang will address common questions and misconceptions about the safety and efficacy of sunscreens. He will also discuss treating sun damage and the importance of aestheticians and dermatologists working together to address clients’ sun care needs.

Meet the Presenter - Dr. Steven Wang!

Dr. Steven Q. Wang is the director of dermatologic surgery and dermatology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. Aside from caring for patients, he is actively involved in clinical research, with a focus on photoprotection, antioxidants, nanotechnology, antiaging, and natural skin care formulation. He is the author of more than 80 publications in peer-reviewed, scientific journals and academic textbooks. He has authored five books and lectured extensively in the United States and around the world. In recognition of his expertise, he has appeared on a number of television and radio programs and has been interviewed by media such as the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Oprah Magazine. In 2016, he cofounded the Dr Wang Herbal Skincare company with his father, Gui Wang, who is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist in New York City, New York. Their philosophy is to combine the best of herbal Eastern tradition with Western science to help consumers and patients attain healthier and more beautiful skin. Their simple and effective antiaging skin care products are manufactured without the use of heat, thereby protecting the integrity of actives and nutrients in the productsdrwangskincare.com

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