For moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis, treatment with guselkumab was superior to secukinumab based on 90% or better improvement from baseline in patients’ Psoriasis Area and Severity Index score (PASI 90) at 48 weeks in the ECLIPSE study. Reuters H…
Some essential oils may combat infection and inflammation, which can help wounds heal and improve skin health. Here, learn about the evidence behind these essential oils and how to use them to help prevent scars.
The toes can turn red because of cold weather, injuries, infections, or other health issues. Learn more about the causes and treatments here.
People can prevent ingrown toenails by cutting the nails properly. However, cutting an already ingrown nail at home can make it worse. This article covers home treatment, safety considerations, and how doctors can treat ingrown toenails.
Strawberry legs occur when small black spots, resembling strawberry seeds, appear on the legs after shaving them. Treatments include moisturizing creams. Learn more here.
When pimples form, people may pick or pop them, which might cause a scab to form. Protecting the area from further irritation, as well as practicing good skin hygiene, can help scabs heal. Learn more here.
A split nail can occur for many reasons, including trauma or injury to the area. Home remedies involve holding the nail in place until the split grows out. Learn more here.
Salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide are two common ingredients in acne medications. Learn about the benefits and side effects of each here.
The use of steroids can lead to steroid acne. Treatment options include topical creams and ointments. Prevention usually focuses on avoiding steroids or taking preventive measures. Learn more here.
Plantar calluses are hard, thickened areas of skin on the feet. Here, learn what causes them, treatments and remedies, and how to stop plantar calluses from forming.
People can develop pimples almost anywhere on the skin, including on the chin. Remedies include washing the face regularly and using topical ointments. Learn more here.
Many people have dark circles under their eyes. In this article, we look at possible causes and home remedies for dark circles under the eyes.
Blisters often occur between the toes due to friction, but they can also be a symptom of various skin disorders. Learn about causes and treatments here.
An ingrown hair on the penile shaft occurs when a hair grows into the skin. Ingrown hairs do not usually require treatment, but some remedies can improve the symptoms. Learn more here.
It is possible to help a blister heal by applying lemon balm, coconut oil, or aloe vera to it. Prevention is also possible. Learn more here.
Dupixent (dupilumab) has won regulatory approval in Europe for moderate-to-severe cases of eczema in adolescents, Sanofi and Regeneron said. International Approvals
Face mapping links the locations of acne breakouts on the face with certain health conditions. We look at the science behind acne face maps and what can cause breakouts in specific areas of the face.
People can strengthen their nails by practicing proper nutrition, drinking plenty of water, and avoiding certain nail products. Learn more here.
Pigmentation, or discoloration of the skin, can respond to home remedies, including the application of aloe vera and apple cider vinegar. Learn more here.
Many things can cause an itchy neck, including skin irritants and allergies. Remedies such as ointments and creams may help. Learn more here.