• New Biomaterial Can Coat Tricky Burn Wounds and Block Out Infection
  • Sunscreen Users Motivated by Fear of Skin Cancer
  • Highly Effective Treatment for Excessive Scars
  • How Much Does Laser Scar Removal Cost?
Conditions
Read about the different varieties of skin and scar-related conditions.
Complete listing
of 27 conditions
Treatments
Learn about the many types of treatments available for scars and other skin imperfections.
Complete listing
of 20 treatments
Laser Scar Removal
Understanding the benefits of laser scar removal.
About Laser Scar Removal

Skin Anatomy
Discover the functions of your skin's intricate layers.
About Skin Anatomy

 
  • Skin glow from fruits and vegetables 'more attractive than a tan'

    Eating lots of fruits and vegetables can give you a skin glow more attractive than that caused by tanning, according to a new study, and It is all down to carotenoids....

  • Breaking bacterial biofilm layer could resolve serious skin infections and save lives

    Like a protective tent over a colony of harmful bacteria, biofilms make the treatment of skin infections especially difficult....

  • Breaking bacterial biofilm layer could resolve serious skin infections and save lives

    Like a protective tent over a colony of harmful bacteria, biofilms make the treatment of skin infections especially difficult....

  • Photodynamic therapy vs. cryotherapy for actinic keratoses

    Photodynamic therapy (PDT, which uses topical agents and light to kill tissue) appears to better clear actinic keratoses (AKs, a common skin lesion caused by sun damage)...

  • GPs develop audit to save NHS millions in the battle against skin cancer

    The Royal College of General Practitioners is calling for all GPs who carry out practice based dermatological surgery to record and upload their figures as part of a UK wide...

  • more

    RSS
     
    This locator will help you to find specialists for scars in your area
     
    Postal or Zip Code
     
    Post-Mohs Surgery Scar and Surgical Scar Healing After Laser Treatment
    Surgical Scar Healing
    Image 1
    Surgical Scar Healing
    Image 2
    Surgical Scar Healing
    Image 3
    Surgical Scar Healing
    Image 4
    Photos Courtesy: Dr. Joel L. Cohen
     
    Dr. Ronald Moy
    Dr. Ronald L. Moy:
    Protecting Skin from Sun
      more
      more Heroes
      Nominate a Hero
      Hero Policy
    Depression Screener

    Did you know that the trauma that causes scars can lead to depression that can affect daily life? If you are feeling anxious, sad, or confused, you are not alone and there are healthcare professionals who can help. Try this short depression screener to learn more.

    Depression Screener
    Advanced BMI Calculator

    Sudden weight gain or loss can cause stretch marks, which are a form of scarring. Try to keep your body shape within a healthy range for your gender. This assessment tool may help.

    Advanced BMI Calculator

    More Care Tools

    Home | About Us | Press | Make a Suggestion | Content Syndication | Terms of Service | Editorial Policy | Privacy Policy
    Last updated: Sep 1, 2014  ©1999- 2014 Body1 All rights reserved.