There are many skin cancer apps for smartphones and other mobile devices. Molescreen often recommends some of the better ones as useful aids to skin self-examination and maintaining UV awareness.We recommend that you use caution with any apps that claim to be able to analyse skin lesions and diagnose melanoma. Many of these apps have recently been proven to be ineffective at making such a diagnosis.
Recommended smartphone apps
SunSmart / Cancer Council Victoria
The SunSmart app lets you know when you do and don't need sun protection, making it easier than ever to be smart about your sun exposure all year.
Know your own skin app
The Know Your Own Skin app will teach you how to check your own skin for signs of possible sun damage and track any changes that may occur over time via an interactive photo bank and reminder service. The app contains: