**Some kids are at greater risk under the sun than others and these children include:
- children with red or blonde hair and fair skin
- those with blue, green, or gray eyes
- those with a family history of skin cancer
- those who live in a tropoical or sub-tropical climate or at a high altitude
- those with large numbers of moles
- those, no matter what their coloring , who burn rather than tan
- freckled face is a sign of vulnerability to sun damage and may have had excessive sun exposure.