Category: Skin

Diagram illustrating layers of the skin and which area a wart occupies

Genital Warts

Genital warts appear on the genitals after sexual contact with an infected person. Often warts do not appear for many months or years after contracting

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Illustration of a person with Hives on left shoulder

Hives

Hives are an inflammation of the skin that are identified by their pink or red tones and itchiness. Hives look different from person to person,

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Doctor Examining a womans skin with a magnifying glass for Melanoma

Melanoma

Melanoma is a dangerous form of skin cancer that, although rare, is responsible for the greatest number of skin cancer deaths in America. Found in

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Doctor inspecting moles on childs back

Moles

Moles are very common among people of all ages and skin colors. Most are benign, causing no reason for alarm. However, some moles can be

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Doctor examining a womans face

Rosacea

Rosacea is a benign skin disease identified by reddened skin – especially on the face, neck and chest. There are four types of rosacea, each

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Distraught woman scratching her hand

Scabies

Scabies is a skin condition caused by mites that burrow into the skin and lay eggs. Mites are not visible on the skin and go

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Doctor Examining a spot on a patients back with a magnifying glass

Skin Cancer

Many people develop skin cancer in their lifetimes. It is by far the most curable form of cancer though early detection is important for a positive

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Patient with Eczema rash

Eczema

Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is a skin disease that occurs in people of all ages – though children are most prone to developing

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Woman treating her dry skin with moisturizer

Dry Skin

Dry skin is a condition that affects millions of people of all ages. It occurs when the skin does not have enough hydration or natural

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