Winter dry skin: How to protect skin during the cold weather

Dry, itchy skin is a common complaint when the temperature drops. We spoke to Dr Christina George, Consultant Dermatologist, to find out more about treatment options for dry skin. Previous Next What is the skin barrier? The skin is made up of several layers. The outermost layer is called the epidermis, which itself is made […]

What are the warning signs of skin cancer?

With summer on its way, it’s vitally important to stay sun-safe and be aware of the symptoms of skin cancer. We spoke to Dr Christina George, Consultant Dermatologist at Cromwell Hospital, to find out more about skin cancer warning signs to look out for. Previous Next Main warning signs and symptoms of skin cancer Previous […]

Keep your skin safe in the sun

Keep your skin safe in the sun

One of the best things about summertime is soaking up the sun, whether on a well deserved holiday or just getting a quick lunchtime break from the office. But how much sun exposure is good for you, and when does it become harmful? We asked Dr James Shelley, Consultant Dermatologist at Cromwell Hospital. Previous Next […]