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Acne Prevention | Skincare with Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Do These Acne Home Remedies Actually Work?

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Acne home remedies are often used to treat your acne in the comfort of your own home, prior to visiting a GP or dermatologist. Often, home remedies are used as…

Does Water Therapy Help With Acne?

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Frustrated with acne, we’ll often seek whatever help for treatment that we can. This will range from home remedies including organic ingredients like honey and cinnamon face masks to lemon…
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Interesting facts about acne that you may not have known

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ACNE - THE MOST COMMON SKIN CONDITION IN THE WORLD Acne affects over 85% of the world’s population. A skin condition that is extremely prominent amongst teenagers and adults up…
How water can help improve your acne | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Can Drinking Water Improve Your Acne

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THE POWER OF WATER - THE BEST DRINK IN THE WORLD Water is the most important drink we can consume. Given that 60% of the human body is made up…
Laser Acne Treatment on the Face | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Is Laser Treatment for Acne Scars Permanent?

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If you’re bothered by your acne scars, then you might be considering having laser treatment to get rid of them. However, will the results of this treatment actually last? Read…
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Is Cystic Acne Impacting Your Confidence? Check Out These Cystic Acne Treatments

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What is cystic acne and how is it different from normal acne? Cystic acne is the most severe type of acne skin condition. It is an uncommon form of acne…

Do You Need a Referral to See a Skin Specialist?

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If you have a skin problem then you might want to see a dermatologist to find out what’s wrong or to get specialist care. It’s easy to make an appointment…
Moles on the Back | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Skin Cancer Awareness Month 2021

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Skin cancer awareness month takes place every May with the aim of raising awareness of the dangers of unprotected sun exposure and educating on the ways skin cancer can be…
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Ask The Expert: Sun Damage

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Dr Adam Friedmann offers his expert advice on keeping skin protected from the sun, how to treat sunburn and whether it is possible to tan safely. WHAT DO I DO…
acne scar treatment for your face | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Dermatologist Recommended Acne Treatments

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Dermatologist Recommended Acne Treatments Acne affects around 50 million of the world's population and is most prevalent in adolescence, especially in the mid-teenage years when hormones begin to change and…
Acne treatment on the face | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Do acne laser treatments work?

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Do acne laser treatments work? A guide to acne laser treatments. Acne is still one of the most prominent skin conditions in the globe. In fact, 95% of adolescents between…
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Worried about a mole?

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A mole is a coloured spot on the skin which is made up of a cluster of cells known as melanocytes which are responsible for producing the pigment in your…

Can my diet help my skin?

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What we eat and drink can have a dramatic impact on our health, so it’s hardly surprising there are so many stories online about people who claim to have cured…

What’s your skin type?

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Understanding your skin type is really important for a variety of both cosmetic and health reasons, from choosing the right skincare regime to identifying skin conditions you may be more…
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Everything you need to know about sun cream. A Q&A with a consultant dermatologist

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Who needs sun cream? Everyone. Sun cream helps prevent skin cancer by protecting your skin from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. All of us can get skin cancer, regardless…
Why Choose a Consultant Dermatologist | Dermatologist in London

The benefits of seeing a consultant dermatologist

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You may have heard of the term ‘Consultant Dermatologist’ but not really known exactly what they do or what the benefits of seeing one are. Here we will explain what…
Why Men Should Look After Their Skin | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Why Men Should Also Look After Their Skin?

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Skin conditions can affect anyone but men are more likely to be affected by preventable conditions such as skin cancer because they are less likely to take steps to look…
Why Does My Child Sweat So Much? | Dermatologist in London

Why Does My Child Sweat So Much?

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Sweating is one of the ways that our bodies can get rid of excess heat. We usually sweat when we are in a warm place or if we’ve heated our…
Can Skin Conditions Help You in Detecting an Illness? Advice from Expert Dermatologist Clinic, Harley Street Dermatology Clinic.

Can Skin Conditions Help You Detect an Illness?

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The skin is the largest and most visible organ in the body so it can often reveal warning signs of underlying health problems that need to be treated. Your skin…
Image of face with acne | Do hormones cause skin conditions | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Do Hormones Cause Skin Conditions?

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Hormones are chemical messengers that coordinate the activities of all the different cells and tissues in our bodies. The hormone produced by one tiny gland can circulate throughout our bodies…
Winter Skin Conditions

Winter Skin Conditions

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Winter weather can take a heavy toll on our skin. We are constantly stepping between the warm, heated rooms indoors and the cold, dry air outside. We also tend to…
Hair loss

Do Supplements Help with Hair Loss?

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Our diet can have a significant impact on all aspects of our health so eating well is an important part of looking after our hair. Nutritional supplements are one of…
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Why Do Some Teenagers Get Acne and Some Don’t? Adult Acne Information

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Acne is a very common problem, especially for teenagers and young adults in their 20s. However, it doesn’t affect everyone equally. Some teenagers have very clear skin with just the…
Diet

Is Our Diet Related to Our Skin Conditions?

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What we eat can have a dramatic impact on our health, so it’s hardly surprising that there are so many stories online about people who claim to have cured their…
Actinic Keratoses a Male Nose | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

How to Treat Actinic Keratosis?

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Actinic keratoses are a relatively common skin condition that will affect 1 in 5 of us at some point in our lives. Since they occur as a result of gradual…
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Why Are More Children Suffering from Skin Allergies Now?

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Skin allergies are a growing problem for children in the UK, but why are they becoming more common? (more…)
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Is There a Connection Between Diabetes and Skin Conditions?

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Skin problems are often one of the first signs of type 2 diabetes that people notice, because they can be easier to spot than the other symptoms. If you have…
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When Should I Worry About a Mole?

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Moles are usually harmless, but these small dark spots on our skin can sometimes develop into a type of skin cancer known as melanoma. Melanoma can be very serious if…
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Is Basal Cell Carcinoma on the Rise?

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Basal Cell Carcinoma or BCC is the most common type of skin cancer in the UK, but is it getting more common and what can you do to reduce the…
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Why Choose the Harley Street Dermatology Clinic?

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If you’re planning to see a private dermatologist in London then you’ll want to make sure that you choose the right clinic. The Harley Street Dermatology Clinic specialises in skin…

Are You Tired of a Relentless Acne Problem? Can Your Acne Be Treated?

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Acne is more than just having one or two pimples from time to time. It’s a chronic skin condition that can be emotionally painful, due to the persistence and visibility…

What are the Main Causes of Eczema?

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Eczema is a skin condition with multiple different causes that can cause a wide range of symptoms. While there’s no cure for eczema, people with this skin condition can get…

What do the Early Stages of Skin Cancer Look Like?

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Skin cancer is the fifth most common cancer in the UK. There are other kinds of skin cancer, that are less common than melanoma. Each kind of skin cancer produces…

What Causes Summer Skin Rashes?

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Rashes can happen at any time of the year, but there are some allergens and irritants that we’re more likely to encounter in summer. If you have allergies or sensitive…

How to Protect Your Skin from the Sun This Summer?

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As soon as the weather starts getting brighter, it’s tempting to run outside and bask in the sunshine while we have it. However, if you want to look after your…
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What is Mohs Surgery?

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Mohs micrographic surgery is a surgical technique that can be used to remove certain kinds of growth from your skin. (more…)

What is the Danger of Having Molluscum Contagiosum?

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If you’ve got a rash then you might be worried about what it means for your health. Being diagnosed with a serious-sounding condition such as molluscum contagiosum can just make…

What is the Treatment for Psoriatic Arthritis?

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Psoriasis can affect your body in lots of different ways. It can also affect the joints, causing a condition called psoriatic arthritis. (more…)
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Is BCC (Basal Cell Carcinoma) a Completely Curable Disease? How?

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You might not have heard of Basal Cell Carcinoma before, but it is actually the most common form of skin cancer in the UK. About 80% of the people who…
Psoriasis Impact | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

The Impact of Psoriasis

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Image of acne laser treatment on a face | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Can Laser Treatment Remove Acne Scars Completely?

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Laser acne treatment can help to reduce the appearance of acne scars, but the results can depend on a lot of different factors. The treatment can’t make a scar disappear…

Tips to Help Eczema Warriors in the Winter months

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The cold, dark, windy and wet winter months can herald difficult times for people with eczema.  The colder temperatures lead us to switch on the central heating, wear warmer clothes…
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Psoriasis

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Monday 29th of October is World Psoriasis Day and to mark it we would like to increase awareness of the condition, dispel some myths and make people aware of different…

Does Phototherapy Cause Skin Cancer?

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Phototherapy is a treatment that uses UV light to relieve inflammation and other symptoms of skin conditions. You might be aware that it is the UV in sunlight that can…
Image of Ice Pick Acne Scarring on Face | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

How Much Does It Cost For Treatment of Acne Scars?

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Getting rid of your spots doesn’t always result in perfect skin. Some of us are left with scars after our acne has cleared up. You might need some extra treatment…
Freckles on a woman's face | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

What is a Freckle and Can You Get Rid of Them?

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Freckles are very common, but not everyone has them. Those of us that do may only have a few or may have lots of them, especially on areas that get…
Hair Loss Due to Stress | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Can Stress Cause Hair Loss?

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Stress can have a significant impact on our bodies. One of the ways that it can affect you is by increasing the amount of hair you lose or preventing your…
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Patch Testing at the Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

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The Harley Street Dermatology Clinic has successfully launched the patch testing services and facility, on our new state of the art ground floor suite. Why look at having patch testing…

Could Your Skincare Routine Be Bad for Your Skin?

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If you are making bad choices about your skin care products or using them in the wrong way, then you might be doing more harm than good to your skin.…

What Happens When You Have Phototherapy Treatment?

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Phototherapy treatment can help to relieve inflammation associated with a range of different skin conditions, including psoriasis, acne and eczema. If your dermatologist has suggested that you might benefit from…

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