Jesse Tyler Ferguson Urges Fans To Go To The Doctor After Spotting Skin Cancer

We've all been told how important it is to practice proper skincare, but sometimes it's important to remember why. While skin cancer is one of the most treatable cancers, it's also the most common.

Now, Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson is encouraging fans to keep with their routine skin cancer checks after discovering a spot at his latest appointment.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson is best known for his role in everyone's favorite sitcom, *Modern Family.*

Playing the high-strung but loveable Mitchell Pritchett for 11 years, Jesse felt like family to fans of the show.

Now, Jesse is encouraging fans to keep up with their skin care routine after his a recent appointment with his dermatologist.

"Reminder to stay up to date on your dermatology checks… especially if you’re fair like me," he shared with fans.

"I always wind up getting something taken from me, every time I go," he continued.

"Today, they took a bit of skin cancer that they found. Don’t worry, I got it early and I’m gonna be just fine. and, wear sunscreen! SPF 1000 for me!)"

"SPF one million!!! And hats- so many hats!" commented Zoey Deschanel.

"Gotta keep you around forever. Derm appointments once a month!" echoed Jesse's husband, Justin Mikita.

Such an important message and a great reminder as we head into the summer months, Jesse!