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The Best—and Worst—Hair Removal Techniques for Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Shaving, waxing, or lasering? Which hair-removal technique is best if you have HS? We've got the answers.

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Simple Home Remedies to Soothe HS

While you're waiting for your prescription meds to kick in, these strategies may help ease the pain and discomfort that comes with hidradenitis suppurativa.

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More Than Just an Itch: How Skin Conditions Impact Your Mental Health

Chronic itch is more than skin deep, research says it can set your mental health back, too (not cool!). Here are some techniques to calm your skin and your mind.

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Can You Meditate Itchy Skin Away?

Take a deep breath and count to 10. Your skin will thank you.

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This Is Your Psoriasis on Stress

When you have psoriasis, the state of your condition often mirrors your emotions. Read on to learn why the connection is way more than skin deep.

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11 Eczema Myths That Can Hurt Your Skin

These untruths have dermatologists scratching their heads. Learn the real deal, improve your skin.

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Chronic Hives and Menstruation: What You Need to Know

Chronic hives get worse during PMS and menstruation for many women. Learn how hormonal changes can spark allergic reactions that inflame urticaria.

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Let's Talk About the Signs and Symptoms of Psoriasis

Skin freaking out? We've got the doctor-vetted details to help you determine if you've got the skin condition psoriasis.

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9 Simple Tips for Managing Your Chronic Hives

The visibile itchy rash of chronic hives can lead to frustration and anxiety. Here are 9 ways to control flare-ups through a mix of medicine and self-care.

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9 Sneaky Signs You May Have Psoriasis

How can you tell if the thick red, scaly, itchy patches of skin appearing on your body are signs of psoriasis? The signs can be sneaky. We help you figure it all out.