Free app delivers dermatologists' expertise
Have you ever wanted to see a picture of poison ivy while outside? Ever wished you could get sun-protection tips at the beach? A new free app from the Academy for iPhones, iPads, and Androids lets you do these things and more.
This new app, called Dermatology A to Z, gives you the:
- UV index for your exact location
- Sun-protection tips that correspond to your UV index
- Latest issue of the award-winning e-newsletter, skin E-News
- Find-a-dermatologist search tool based on the geographic location of the device or by city and state or zip code
With this app, you’ll also be able to access the new Dermatology A to Z. This means you have information about diseases and treatments. You can get health and beauty tips. Board-certified dermatologists carefully reviewed all the information.
Download the free app here.
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