Sunburn doesn’t just leave you battling red, itchy, flaky skin. It puts you at much greater risk of skin cancer now and in the future. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the biggest cause of skin cancer. In fact, 95% of melanoma and 99% of non-melanoma cases are a result of overexposure to the sun. Want the good news? Getting sun savvy (read the articles below) and having an annual skin check can help keep your skin safe.