Dermatology A to Z: Video series

The Academy produces the Dermatology A to Z: Video series to demonstrate dermatologist-recommended tips people can use to properly care for their skin, hair, and nails.
 
   
Eczema: Tips to help your child feel better

These skin care tips from dermatologists can help reduce eczema flare-ups.

  Face washing 101

Follow these tips from dermatologists to help you keep your face looking healthy

  Skin self-exam: How to do

You can catch skin cancer early by following dermatologists’ tips for
checking your skin.
 


   
Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin 

You can reduce your acne by following these skin care tips from dermatologists

 

Wrinkle remedies

Reduce the signs of aging by following these tips from dermatologists

  Tips for healthy hair

Follow these simple tips from dermatologists to maintain healthy hair.

   

Get the most from your skin care products

The sequence in which you apply your skin care products affects how well the products work.

  How to apply self-tanner

These basic tips will help you apply a self-tanner so you get even coverage and longer-lasting results.
  How to shave

Shaving can be a challenge for both men and women. Here are dermatologists’ tips to help you get a clean shave.

   

Head lice: How to treat

Follow these dermatologists’ tips to check for and treat head lice.

 

Rosacea: Skin care do's and don'ts

Learn about rosacea triggers and how you can prevent flare-ups.

  Manicure and pedicure safety

Follow these dermatologists’ top tips for beautiful nails.

   
Sunscreen: How to apply

Follow these tips from dermatologists when applying sunscreen.

  Skin cancer prevention

Follow these tips to protect your skin and reduce your risk of skin cancer.

 

Hair styling without damage

Follow these tips from dermatologists to help style your hair without causing damage.


   
Psoriasis skin care guide

Follow these tips from dermatologists for managing psoriasis.

  Tips for healthy nails

Follow these tips from dermatologists for keeping your nails healthy.

  Tips for removing gum from hair

Follow these tips to help remove gum from hair.


   
Coloring and perming tips for healthier-looking hair

Learn tips to keep your hair healthy after coloring or perming.

  Dry skin relief

Follow these simple tips to relieve dry skin.
  Eczema: Bleach bath therapy

If your child’s dermatologist recommends bleach baths, follow these important steps.


   

Tips on how to prevent athlete’s foot

Follow these dermatologists’ tips on how to avoid and treat athlete’s foot.

 

How to prevent skin conditions in athletes

Athletes can help prevent skin infections by following these dermatologists' tips.
 

Tips for treating poison ivy

To treat a rash from poison ivy, and help stop the itch, dermatologists recommend following these tips.

       

How to treat sunburn

Follow these dermatologists’ tips on how to relieve the discomfort of a sunburn.

 

How to check for bedbugs

Dermatologists recommend looking for the following signs of bedbugs near places where you sleep.

 

Melasma: Tips to make it less noticeable

If you have melasma, dermatologists recommend these tips for achieving a more even skin tone.

 

     
African-American hair: Tips for everyday care

To help African-Americans keep their hair healthy, dermatologists recommend following these tips.
  Caring for tattooed skin

Follow these tips from dermatologists on how to keep tattooed skin healthy and vibrant.
  Caring for pierced ears

Dermatologists urge you to follow these steps to avoid an infection when getting your ears pierced.
   

 
       
Skin care in your 40s and 50s

Create an effective anti-aging skin care plan with healthy skin care habits.
  How to treat diaper rash

Help your baby by following dermatologists’ tips to prevent and treat diaper rash at home.

 

Frostbite: Prevention and treatment

When the temperature dips below freezing, follow these tips from dermatologists to stay warm and prevent frostbite.

   

 
       
Dandruff: How to treat

Follow these tips from dermatologists to treat and
control dandruff
.
  Shingles: Pain management

These tips, which you can do at home, can help ease the pain and itch from shingles.
 

Cold sores: How to treat

Follow these tips you can do at home to help manage cold sores.

   

 
       

Bug bites and stings: When to see a dermatologist

Learn how you can safely treat bug bites and stings at home and when you need to see a dermatologist.

 

Proper wound care: How to minimize a scar

View tips from dermatologists for reducing the appearance of scars caused by injuries.

 

Hives in children

View dermatologists' tips on how to manage hives in children.

   

   
         

Rash 101 in adults: When to seek treatment

Rashes can appear as blotches, welts, or blisters. Find out when you need to see a dermatologist for treatment.

 

How to stop biting your nails

Dermatologists recommend following these tips to help stop biting your nails.