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Where Does Basal Cell Carcinoma Originate?

Where Does Basal Cell Carcinoma Originate? Basal cell carcinoma is one of the most common types of skin cancer and it normally occurs within areas of the skin that are exposed to excessive amounts of sunlight for long periods of time.

How Dermatologists Remove Blackheads?

Many of us suffer from blackheads and these blemishes can be unsightly or even embarrassing. Although blackheads are simply a combination of oil and dead skin cells, they can sometimes be difficult to treat at home. This is why it is always a good idea to seek the advice of a trained dermatologist.

What To Look For in a Dermatologist

Dermatologists can be used to treat a wide range of skin disorders. Common examples include eczema, psoriasis, acne, and wrinkles. As these are highly trained professionals, they are often employed when over-the-counter options are not sufficient.

Questions To Ask A Cosmetic Dermatologist

Using skin care tips from the internet or suggestions from friends and family may be helpful at times and cause or deepen skin problems in others. There are many different skin types and skin conditions that may require different care, so what works for one may not work for another.

To Tattoo or not to tattoo

So you’ve noticed that your favourite footballer or cricketer has donned a trendy, colourful tattoo on his arm, or your favourite actor has one on the small of her back, and they look just stunning! Body art is in vogue (again), and you just can’t to have one (or more) yourself? But behind those colourful artistic [...]

Mole Awareness – Spotting the ugly duckling

As summer approaches and the sun comes out of its hibernation, it’s the time of year when we will be taking off the extra layers of clothing to allow the sunshine on our skin. For dermatologists this is a busy time when those funny looking moles grab the attention of patients and their partners. The [...]