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Get expert insights into the care and treatment of your skin, hair, and nails for a lifetime of healthy habits.

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Take the first step to end skin cancer

Support skin cancer education and prevention with a fundraising hike. Join one of our scheduled hikes today, or start a hike in your area!

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How to treat deep, painful pimples

Although acne comes in many forms, the most severe type of acne is a pimple that develops deep in the skin, causing a red, swollen, and painful bump. To treat this type of pimple at home, follow these tips from board-certified dermatologists to alleviate pain and reduce the swelling and redness.

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Why see a board-certified dermatologist?

Learn why it's important to see a board-certified dermatologist and how to find one near you!

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Find a free skin cancer screening

When caught early, skin cancer is highly treatable. Use this interactive map tool to help find a free SPOTme® Skin Cancer Screening near you.

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Sign-up to receive our free public education e-newsletter which provides skin-care tips from leading dermatologists.


What is the copay accumulator policy being added to your health plan?


If you depend on coupons from your drug maker to pay for costly medication, you may have sticker shock later this year. Find out why coverage is declining and what you can do if the amount you pay for a medication skyrockets.

Download this infographic to learn about "copay accumulator" policies being added to health plans.