13 Surprising Clues to Skin Cancer Risk

Clue #1: You often wear flip-flops.

In barely-there flip-flops, your toes and the tops of your feet are in danger of damaging burns unless you add sunscreen or socks. Flimsy footwear can also lead to irritations, cracking, bleeding, and open sores -- which are the most common sites for foot skin cancers to develop. Unfortunately, feet are often overlooked during skin checks.