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Skin Health

Skin conditions can cause issues ranging from embarrassment to serious illness. Learn about symptoms and treatments, and how to protect your skin on a daily basis.

Dry and peeling feet
Why Are My Feet Peeling?
Using dermatoscope to check for skin cancer on the scalp
What Is Dermatology?
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The 9 Best Moisturizers for Dry Skin, According to Dermatologists
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Centany (Mupirocin) - Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage
Topical ointment cream in a bottle
Topicort (Desoximetasone) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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How to Increase Melanin Naturally
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Fibroblasts: Structure, Types, and Function
person itching their arm
Why Does Skin Itch When Healing?
thigh redness rash
What Causes an Inner-Thigh Rash?
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See a Dermatologist Before Something Concerns You
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A Guide to Viral Rashes in Adults and Children
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Duobrii (Halobetasol and Tazarotene) Topical: Uses, Side Effects
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Soolantra (Ivermectin) – Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Interactions
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Klisyri (Tirbanibulin) - Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Interactions
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Claravis (Isotretinoin) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Sulfamylon (Mafenide) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Dupixent (Dupilumab) Subcutaneous: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage
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Epiduo (Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Interactions
Open palms of hands
What Is Palmar Erythema?
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What Is a Punch Biopsy?
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Cosentyx (Secukinumab) Subcutaneous: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage
Several vials of the steroid drug dexamethasone.
Difference Between Cortisone and Hydrocortisone
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Skyrizi (Risankizumab-Rzaa) – Subcutaneous: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage
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Winlevi (Clascoterone) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Interactions
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Qbrexza (Glycopyrronium Tosylate) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Ask an Expert: How Do Lifestyle Factors Impact Skin Conditions?
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Otezla (Apremilast) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Aczone (Dapsone) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Vanos (Fluocinonide) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Why Does My Belly Button Smell?
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Ask an Expert: How Can I Avoid a Misdiagnosis With Skin Conditions?
Melasma
A Quick Look at the Diagnosis and Treatment of Melasma on Darker Skin
Heather Woolery-Lloyd, MD
Ask an Expert: How Can I Find a Dermatologist for Skin of Color?
Heather Woolery-Lloyd, MD
Ask an Expert: Are Pigmentation Changes From Eczema Permanent?
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What to Expect with Hidradenitis Suppurativa and Biologics
Midsection Of Woman With Bruise On Arm
Possible Causes for Your Random Bruises
Woman after shower
Prevent Dry Skin After Showering
Shaving leg
How to Treat an Ingrown Hair Cyst
Cropped shot of dermatologist using the Wood Lamp for diagnosis of skin condition
What Is a Wood’s Lamp Exam?
Topical Cream
Desonate (Desonide) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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What Are Skin Pigmentation Disorders?
Psychotherapist is making note
Skin Discoloration: Causes and Treatments
Man shows red psoriasis on his forehead
10 Rare Skin Diseases
Woman scratching arm
Can Itchy Skin Be a Symptom of Cancer?
Back tattoo of a woman
Can You Get a Tattoo If You Have Psoriasis?
Young woman bent over bowl, washing face, smiling
How to Get Clear Skin
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Aldara (Imiquimod) Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage
Topical Ointment Gel
Elidel (Pimecrolimus) - Topical: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
Woman scratching arm
Neurodermatitis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Doctor examining patient's eye with flashlight
What You Need to Know About Ringworm on Your Eyelid
Hidradenitis suppurativa
What Are the Stages of Hidradenitis Suppurativa?
woman scratching her neck
What Is Nail Pitting and What Causes It?
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What Causes Skin Discoloration Between the Buttocks?
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What to Know About Scalp Peeling
woman with serious problem of dandruff
What Is Wet Dandruff and Why Do I Have It?
psoriasis rash
What Does a Pustular Rash Look Like?
Dry skin on Elbows
What Are Skin Fissures?
Man with a fluid blister on his heel from the rubbing and friction caused by ill fitting shoes pulling down his sock to display it to the camera.
What Causes Unexplained Blisters on Your Feet?
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10 Vitamins and Supplements for Dry Skin
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What Causes a Scalp Infection and Can You Treat It?