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Skin Health

A comprehensive overview of different skin conditions, including eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, and chronic hives, ways to distinguish them from each other, and treatment options. Inspiring personal stories from patient experts on living with a visible illness.

rosacea

10 Fast Ways to Spot Rosacea

This chronic skin condition is easy to misdiagnose. Here’s how to tell it apart from the rest.

By Sarah Ellis

The Latest

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6 Ways to Stress Less About Messy Psoriasis Meds

Psoriasis topicals can be effective, but they're not easiest to deal with. These tips can ease some of the hassle.

By Lambeth Hochwald
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Your Go-To Guide for Skincare During COVID

Masks are a part of our everyday lives now, and for good reason. But the skin irritation they can cause? That’s something you don’t have to live with.

By Sarah Ellis
DNA

The Eczema Gene That’s Kind of a Big Deal

As they learn more about skin-specific gene mutations, scientists are working to develop genetic testing that could ultimately help protect young children at risk.

By Sarah Ellis
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How Top Docs & Real Patients Keep Psoriasis in Check

We've got 10 proven strategies that can help stretch the time between your psoriasis flares.

By Beth Shapouri
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10 Natural Remedies for Psoriasis Relief

These skin-soothing remedies could be the perfect complements to your usual psoriasis medications.

By Jeanine Barone
Epsom salt

10 Ways to Get Psoriasis Flare Relief—Faster!

Dermatologists say these powerful treatments, stress busters, and diet tweaks clear-up psoriasis outbreaks in a flash.

By Beth Shapouri
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This Is Rosacea, Too: What People With Dark Skin Should Know

While it may be more difficult to diagnose, there's no denying that people with dark skin do get rosacea. From diagnosis to treatment, here's the lowdown.

By Patty Onderko
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The Chronic Guide to Summer Skin

Whether you have psoriasis or eczema, rosacea or melasma (or more!), we have expert advice for for beating summer flare-ups.

By Kaleigh Fasanella
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Can Your Daily Diet Trigger—or Heal—Rosacea?

Some of your favorite spices and snacks have been shown to cause flares. The science is still out, however, on whether other foods can stop an attack in its tracks.

By Barbara O'Dair
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Smart Ways to Boost Confidence When You Have Rosacea

Blush-worthy tricks to make yourself feel awesome.

By Erin L. Boyle

Meet the Experts

Eileen Bailey
Health Writer

Eileen Bailey is an award-winner author of six books on health and parenting. She specializes in ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer.

Alisha Bridges
Patient Advocate

Public speaker and award-winning writer and community advocate. She has lived and thrived with psoriasis for over two decades.

Casey Nilsson
Patient Advocate

Casey Nilsson, an award-winning journalist based in Providence, Rhode Island, writes about autoimmune disease for HealthCentral.