Blind pimples are usually not noticeable from a distance, but the lump can be felt by running a finger over the skin's surface. Learn more.
A look at rose water, a liquid made using water and rose petals. Included is detail on the types of rose water and the side effects of using it.
New research identifies a gene that helps melanoma to spread in both an animal model and human cells. Blocking its activity may stop metastasis.
In this article, learn about the different types of hypopigmentation, including albinism and vitiligo, as well as why these conditions occur.
A look at biotin-rich foods that can be added to the diet for a range of health benefits. Included is detail on types of fish, meat, and vegetables.
People with psoriasis may notice that their symptoms tend to get better in the summer, when they are more exposed to the sun. Does sunlight heal psoriasis?
We look at acral lentiginous melanoma, a type of skin cancer that affects the hands and feet. Learn about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.
Learn about lanugo, a type of hair that grows on fetuses in the womb, and some adults with eating disorders. We examine its causes and possible functions.
In mouse models of psoriasis, researchers found that oral administration of a synthetic vanilla extract called vanillin reduced skin inflammation.
Learn all about herpes gladiatorum, a virus that is spread through skin-to-skin contact. We look at the symptoms, risks, treatment, and prevention options.