February 24, 2020

Terra firma-forme dermatosis

Terra firma-forme dermatosis Terra firma-forme dermatosis refers to the benign skin disorder characterized by dirty-appearing areas on the skin. These areas are not actually dirty, but […]
February 17, 2020

Actinic Keratosis

Actinic Keratosis Actinic Keratosis (AK) refers to a scaly spot formed on the sun-damaged skin. It is also known as solar keratosis. Actinic Keratosis is considered […]
January 27, 2020


Acne Acne refers to a common skin disorder that affects hair follicles and sebaceous glands, resulting in expansion and blockage of the follicle and overall inflammation […]
January 19, 2020

Photodynamic Therapy

Photodynamic Therapy Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a special treatment used for facial rejuvenation and acne treatment (mild to moderate stages). It is also widely used for […]
January 12, 2020

Keloid and Hypertrophic Scars

Keloid and Hypertrophic Scars Keloid scar refers to a firm, smooth, and hard growth that results from the spontaneous scar formation. It can appear almost right […]
January 7, 2020


Phototherapy UVB phototherapy refers to irradiation that has shortwave ultraviolet radiation. In order to receive full-body treatment, patient, undressed, has to stand in a specially designed […]
December 15, 2019

Atopic Dermatitis

Atopic Dermatitis Atopic dermatitis refers to the chronic and itchy skin condition which is more prevalent in children but can occur at any age. It is […]
December 1, 2019

Patch Testing

Patch Testing Patch tests are essential for determining if a patient’s condition (e.g. dermatitis) is caused or aggravated by a certain contact allergen. A wide range […]
November 24, 2019

Laser Therapy in Skin of Colour

Laser Therapy in Skin of Colour Skin of colour refers to non-white skin types that usually have a value of V and VI  on the Fitzpatrick […]