• Purulent drainage: Color, types, and treatment January 20, 2018
    Purulent drainage is a thick and milky discharge from a wound that is often a sign of infection. Learn more about this and other types of drainage.
  • What you should know about hyperkeratosis January 20, 2018
    A look at hyperkeratosis, a condition where the skin becomes thicker than normal. Included is detail on types of hyperkeratosis and when to see a doctor.
  • What is panniculitis? Causes and treatment January 19, 2018
    Panniculitis causes large, tender bumps to form under the skin. They usually occur on the lower legs but can affect other parts of the body.
  • What you should know about alopecia universalis January 19, 2018
    A look at alopecia universalis, a condition resulting in hair loss across the entire body. Included is detail on diagnosis and the relationship to stress.
  • Traction alopecia: Symptoms and prevention January 18, 2018
    Traction alopecia is hair loss caused by tight hairstyles. Caught early, it is fully reversible and the hair can regrow. Learn more about treatment.
  • 10 rashes caused by ulcerative colitis January 18, 2018
    This article looks at skin conditions that are related to ulcerative colitis, including psoriasis, vitiligo, and hives. Learn about causes and prevention.
  • Which Fitzpatrick skin type are you? January 18, 2018
    Fitzpatrick skin typing is a way of classifying different types of skin. What does a person's Fitzpatrick skin type tell us about their skin?
  • What are the different types of psoriasis? January 16, 2018
    Learn about different types of psoriasis in their mild to moderate forms. We include information on symptoms and treatment options for different types.
  • What to know about petechiae January 12, 2018
    A look a petechiae, small non-raised hemorrhages that appear on the skin. Included is detail on what they look like and when to see a doctor.
  • What is palmar erythema? January 12, 2018
    Palmar erythema is a rare condition that makes the palms of the hands turn red. Learn about the causes, including pregnancy and liver cirrhosis.
  • How to prevent psoriasis from spreading January 10, 2018
    A look at how psoriasis can spread. Included is detail on triggers for outbreaks, ways spread can be prevented, and risk factors for the condition.
  • What is piebaldism and what causes it? January 9, 2018
    Learn all about piebaldism, a condition that is often marked by a white patch of hair known as a white forelock. We look at additional symptoms and causes.
  • Pockmarks: Treatments and home remedies January 9, 2018
    There are a number of treatments and home remedies that may help reduce the appearance of the scars and improve the look and feel of the skin.
  • All you should know about Waardenburg syndrome January 8, 2018
    A look at Waardenburg syndrome, a group of diseases that cause changes in the body and eye color. Find out about how rare it is and the diagnosis.
  • All you need to know about receding hairline January 8, 2018
    A look at receding hairlines, a condition that can affect both men and women, where the line of the hair changes. Included is detail on treatments.
  • How do you clean out smegma? January 6, 2018
    In this article, we examine smegma and the best ways for both males and females to remove it. We also take a look at some genital hygiene tips.
  • What is the difference between Botox and dermal fillers? January 6, 2018
    We compare Botox and dermal fillers, examining their uses, costs, and possible side effects. Learn more about the differences between them here.
  • What you should know about alopecia totalis January 5, 2018
    A look at alopecia totalis, a condition resulting in the loss of all the hair on the scalp. Included is detail on causes and the recovery rate.
  • What you should know about hair dye allergies January 5, 2018
    A look at hair dye allergy reactions when someone reacts to the dye they have put on their hair. Included is detail on natural alternatives.
  • Facial exercises: The key to looking younger? January 4, 2018
    Striving to look younger? Exercising our facial muscles for 30 minutes at least every other day could knock years off our appearance, a new study suggests.
  • How a skin patch could prevent weight gain January 2, 2018
    A skin patch consisting of drug-loaded microneedles could prevent and treat weight gain by converting white fat into brown fat, say researchers.
  • What you should know about nipple fissures December 31, 2017
    A look at nipple fissures, cracks in the skin of the nipple and areola. Included is detail on the prevention, and how they are related to pregnancy.
  • Deadly skin cancer could be halted with arthritis drug December 22, 2017
    Adding a drug for rheumatoid arthritis to existing treatments for melanoma skin cancer halted cancer cell growth in mice, researchers report.
  • What to know about mastectomy scars December 22, 2017
    Learn more about treatments for mastectomy scars. We run through the options for women and provide details on types of mastectomy procedures.
  • What is Botox for hair and what does it do? December 20, 2017
    Botox for hair may refer to a topical cream or scalp injections, both with the aim of improving the look and health of hair. Learn more about them here.