Handy A-Z of skin conditions

Tuesday, 14th November, 2017

A visit to the dermatologist could help you manage skin conditions.

ECZEMA, psoriasis, acne ... skin conditions can be uncomfortable and unsightly: so have you ever thought of seeing a dermatologist?

If not, the Australasian College of Dermatologists says you're missing out on expert advice about some of the most important parts of your body - your skin, hair and nails.

Dermatologists can offer expert care for all skin conditions and help you manage sun-related skin problems such as skin cancer and melanoma.

They combine cutting-edge science with proven medical, surgical and laser treatments to give you your best chance of treatment success.

If you want to know more about your skin condition, the website has a handy A-Z of skin, covering everything from acquired ichthyosis and age warts to Raynaud phenomenon and vitiligo.

The guide aims to help you understand more about common skin conditions and problems and how they may be treated.

Common medical names have been included, as well as the names of medications and treatments.

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