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Differences and Similarities Between Eczema and Psoriasis

Can you tell these two conditions apart? Psoriasis and eczema may look similar, but they're very different conditions. Here's how to spot the difference.

By Alisha Bridges
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Let's Talk About Eczema Signs and Symptoms

Knowing what to look for with this challenging condition can help you (and your skin) breathe a sigh of sweet relief.

By Jennifer Tzeses
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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.

By Jenn Sinrich
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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.

By Krista Bennett DeMaio
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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.

By Kaleigh Fasanella
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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.

By Benedict Cosgrove
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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.

By Lara DeSanto
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Can You Meditate Itchy Skin Away?

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

By Lara DeSanto
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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.

By Rachel Zohn
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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.

By Michele Bender