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Media Relations Toolkit

Stay up-to-date on hot topics with this quick reference tool.

Get ideas for media pitches and social media posts.

Review clear, consistent talking points on the skin, hair and nail topics most commonly requested by the media.

Access helpful information and background materials, including news releases, statistics and infographics.

The Academy provides journalists with referrals to members of the Media Expert Team, who participate in interviews to educate the public about skin, hair, and nails. Join the Media Expert Team to help raise the visibility of the specialty and the range of services that dermatologists provide, and to receive helpful resources for use in media interviews.

New online key messages booklet

key-messages-booklet-cover.jpg Educate the public about the specialty with key messages! Select a topic and access tips for media interviews and talking points on topics most commonly requested by the media. View now.

Suggested topic of the month


During the month of February, consider adapting the language below to share Valentine's Day skin care tips with your local media and your social media followers.


Do you need to deal with a cold sore, dandruff or excessive sweating before your big Valentine’s Day date? I can provide tips for managing these conditions. I also can help you look your best for your Valentine by providing hair and nail care tips.