Facial Pigmentation

Melasma (pigmentation) is a common skin condition in adults that mainly affects the face. It is more common in women and people with darker skin. Whilst sun exposure generally makes it more pronounced...

Eczema – Allergy or Not?

The word ‘eczema’ is originally Greek, meaning ‘to boil’. In the original description of eczema, ‘bubbles’ under the skin, was the main finding. Today, it is defined as a group of inflammatory skin co...

Treating Dry Cracked Hands

Over winter, hands can become dry and dehydrated, which can lead to cracking.Use warm, not hot water to wash your hands. Using gentle moisturising soaps. Ingredients such as glycerin or lanolin can ...

What is a Skin Biopsy?

If you have been to a dermatologist, the issue of a skin biopsy may have come up. What is a skin biopsy? A skin biopsy allows the physician to make a diagnosis of a rash or a worrisome skin lesion, fo...

Are Skin Tags Dangerous?

A skin tag is a benign growth of skin cells. They tend to form in areas where the skin creases, such as your neck, breasts, armpits and groin area. Close to half the population has skin tags but are m...

What is Winter Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that affects over 4.5 million adults, as well as many children. It can start at any age and causes sufferers to develop flaky, red, crusty patches of skin covered...

What happens at your Norwich mole check?

Before your consultation, you will need to check-in at the main reception at our clinic. Here the receptionist will show you where your appointment will be taking place, and alert you when your consul...

What is Acne?

Acne is an extremely common chronic skin condition, which affects both men and women. Acne isn’t just a teenage problem, many men and women into their 40’s also suffer from acne. People of all a...

Be Informed About Your Skin

Skin Cancer Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the UK, with rates set to rise due to the increase use of sun beds, and availability of inexpensive package holidays. The biggest cause of ...

How To Get Rid of Acne – Myth vs Truth.

At some point in our lives, most of us suffer from spots and blackheads. Some will find with time these disappear, but those suffering with acne find they are stuck in a long lasting cycle that can da...