A raisin in the sun - A question about tanning

Are you more likely to get skin cancer down there :eek: than on your nose if you leave your “hose out on the lawn”?

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I don’t know about skin cancer, but its more likely to get burned as the skin is thinner. So I hear.

The majority of your risk of skin cancer comes from burns occuring before age 20. As you age, continued exposure to sun causes more sun damage, increasing your risk even more.

If you left your naughty bits in the sun as long as you did your nose, the chances of skin cancer would be the same. If you had lots of sunburns on your nose as a kid, but not of your privates, I would think the chance of skin cancer is higher for the nose.