March 19, 2023

Trichloroacetic acid (TCA)

Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) is a chemical that is commonly used in dermatology for a variety of skin treatments, including chemical peels, scar revision, and the treatment of […]
March 5, 2023

Post-surgical procedure dressing

Appropriate post-surgical procedure for skin and wound care is one of the most important precautions that are essential for a successful recovery period, minimization of scars, […]
February 26, 2023

Allergic contact dermatitis to essential oils 

Essential oils are volatile aromatic and concentrated compounds derived from plants via steam distillation, cold pressing or resin tapping. Essential oil is essential in a way […]
February 20, 2023

Achromic nevus

Achromic nevus, also known as nevus depigmentosus and non-pigmented nevus, is a very uncommon birthmark that has a well-defined pale patch. Shape and size vary from […]
February 12, 2023

Carbon dioxide (CO2) laser treatment

The abbreviation LASER stands for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation. It works by emitting a wavelength of high-energy light, which when focused on the […]
February 5, 2023

Viral warts

A viral wart is a very common condition that appears as a growth on the skin caused by an infection linked with human papillomavirus (HPV). A cutaneous […]
January 22, 2023

Assessment and Treatment of Psoriasis 

Psoriasis is a chronic skin inflammatory skin characterised by well-defined, red, and scaly plaques. It equally affects males and females with peaks of onset at ages 15-25 and […]
January 15, 2023


Psoriasis refers to a chronic inflammatory skin condition characterised by well-defined, red, and scaly plaques. Psoriasis affects about 2-4% of the general population regardless of gender. […]
January 3, 2023

Rosin allergy 

Rosin, also known as colophony, is a sticky substance or sap derived from pine and spruce trees. Its sticky form makes it useful in a wide […]