rosacea

Rosacea is a common skin condition that affects millions of people. It usually shows up as redness, swelling, and sometimes small, pimple-like bumps on the face. The effects of rosacea can differ from person to person, but it can make the skin feel sensitive and can cause patients to feel self-conscious about how they look. […]

protecting from skin cancer

Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer, and melanoma is its most serious form. Understanding how to detect and protect yourself from this disease is crucial. As May has marked Melanoma Awareness Month, here we look at some of the most common questions about melanoma, its symptoms, and how you can […]

new in dermatology

Dermatology is a field that never stands still, with continuous advancements and breakthroughs improving our understanding and treatment of skin conditions. In this blog, we’ll explore some of the latest developments in dermatology, and what we can expect from future treatments. Ruxolitinib approved to treat vitiligo Vitiligo causes white patches on the skin due to […]

Teenage skin care

The trend of young girls using expensive skincare products has skyrocketed, with hashtag teenage skin care (#teenageskincare) hitting over 26.4 million views on TikTok. The trouble is many of these products are not suitable for teenage skin. Here we’ll explore the risks teenagers face when using the wrong skincare products, as well as products that […]

Scabies

The UK is currently experiencing a surge in scabies, prompting concern from healthcare professionals and the public alike. This highly contagious skin condition can affect anyone and causes an intensely itchy rash. Understanding what scabies is, how it spreads, and the available treatment options can help in managing this uncomfortable condition. So, if you’re worried […]

mole mapping

After Sarah Ferguson recently revealed her melanoma diagnosis, there has been a surge in online queries relating to skin cancer. Sometimes, people are not sure what the difference is between mole mapping services and seeing a consultant dermatologist. In light of National Cancer Prevention Month, in today’s blog we’re going to explore the differences between […]