Top 10 Best Skin Cities


Washington, D.C.


Our nation's capital is only sunny about half the year, which reduces excessive exposure to the sun, says Levine. Perhaps this is why Washington, D.C. has one of the lowest incidences of skin cancer in the country, and the rate of melanoma is 7 per 100,000, the lowest in the country []. Residents of D.C. also shy away from tanning beds. Another healthy boost for Washington, D.C.: It's the happiest city in America, according to a Gallup survey.