August 19, 2018

Skin Conditions

Acne
Acne is a skin condition that results in plugged pores, pimples and, in more serious cases, inflamed patches of skin and painful cysts. more…

Age Spots
Age spots, also called liver spots and solar lentigines—are flat gray, brown or black spots. more…

Alopecia
Alopecia is the loss of hair. Hair loss can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles. Fungal infections can also cause hair loss. more…

Athlete’s Foot
Athlete’s foot is a common infection caused by a fungus. It most often affects the space between the toes. more,…

Atypical Moles & Melanoma
Atypical moles are unusual benign moles that may resemble melanoma. People who have them are at increased risk of developing single or multiple melanomas. more…

Cellulitis
Cellulitis is a localized or diffuse inflammation of connective tissue with severe inflammation of dermal and subcutaneous layers of the skin. more..

Contact Dermatitis
Contact dermatitis is a condition in which the skin becomes red, sore, or inflamed after direct contact with a substance. more…

Eczema
Eczema is a term for several different types of skin swelling. Eczema is also called dermatitis. more…

Hyperhidrosis
Hyperhidrosis is the condition characterized by abnormally increased sweating/perspiration in excess of that required for regulation of body temperature. more…

Psoriasis
Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disease that mainly affects the skin. It is non-contagious. more…

Ringworm
Ringworm is a contagious infection also called tinea corporis that occurs on the surface of the skin. more…

Rosacea
Rosacea is a long-term disease that affects your skin and sometimes your eyes. It causes redness and pimples. more…

Skin Cancers
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. The two most common types are basal cell cancer and squamous cell cancer. more…