September 24, 2023

Chemical peel

Chemical peel refers to a medical procedure that consists of applying one or more chemicals onto the skin, targeting the damaged cells, “burning them”, and facilitating […]
September 17, 2023

Exercise-induced vasculitis

Exercise-induced vasculitis, also known as golfer’s vasculitis, is a benign form of cutaneous small vessel vasculitis. This condition involves inflammation of the small or medium-sized blood […]
September 10, 2023

Allergy to parabens 

Paraben mix refers to a combination of five different paraben esters, namely methylparaben, ethylparaben, propylparaben, butylparaben, and benzylparaben. Parabens are commonly used preservatives found in various […]
September 4, 2023

Steroid acne

Steroid acne refers to a skin condition resembling acne that emerges in individuals with elevated levels of corticosteroids circulating in their bodies. This can be a […]
August 27, 2023

Eczema pathology 

Eczema is a prevalent skin condition with several distinct clinical presentations, distinguished histologically by a spongiotic tissue reaction pattern. The terms eczema and dermatitis are frequently used […]
August 20, 2023

Café-au-lait macule

A café-au-lait macule is a common type of birthmark characterized by a hyperpigmented skin patch with a sharp border and a diameter larger than 0.5 cm. […]
July 30, 2023

Nail psoriasis 

Nail psoriasis, also known as psoriatic nail dystrophy, occurs when psoriasis affects the nail matrix or nail bed, leading to specific and non-specific clinical changes in the nail. […]
July 23, 2023

Sunscreen allergy 

Currently, there is a wide range of sunscreen brands available in the market. These sunscreens typically contain various active chemicals that either absorb or block harmful […]
July 16, 2023

Excision biopsy of skin lesions

Excision biopsy involves the complete removal of a skin lesion by cutting it out. One common reason for excision is to eliminate skin cancer, such as basal […]