During the coronavirus pandemic, the AAD's Coronavirus Resource Center will help you find information about changes in dermatology and how you can continue to care for your skin, hair, and nails.
Heal and prevent dry skin caused by frequent handwashing and hand sanitizer use with these tips from dermatologists.
If you need to see a dermatologist, you may be able to get the care you need from a telemedicine appointment. Here’s what you need to know.
Want to know what dermatologists tell their patients about managing conditions that affect the skin, hair, or nails? You'll find their expertise and insight here.
You can catch skin cancer early by examining your skin. This short video shows you how to check your skin and what to look for.
Children often require treatment that differs from that given to adults. These handouts provide the information parents need.
Diseases & conditions
If your hands are dry, scaly, and painful, you might have hand eczema instead of dry skin.
Popping a deep, painful pimple can make matters worse. Here’s what dermatologists recommend that you do instead.
If you have any of these on your skin, it’s time to find out if you might have diabetes or prediabetes.
Many things can turn our faces red, including sunburn and acne. Here are 10 less obvious reasons.
Tell your dermatologist if you have psoriasis and have any of these signs or symptoms.
How to prevent and treat hand rashes
Hand rashes can be frustrating, especially when the cause of your rash is unknown. To help prevent a hand rash, dermatologists offer these tips.
How to care for your skin if you have lupus
Medications for lupus — a long-term autoimmune disease that occurs when a person’s immune system attacks different parts of their body, including their skin — are currently being explored as a treatment for COVID-19 patients. This may significantly limit access to the drugs by those who depend on it to manage their health conditions.
While nothing can substitute for an effective treatment agreed upon between a patient and their physician, practicing certain health habits may prevent the condition from worsening and lessen the risk of long-term side effects. To help care for your skin during the pandemic and beyond, the American Academy of Dermatology recommends these tips from board-certified dermatologists.
Dermatologist Shari Lipner, MD, FAAD, shares her secret for removing gel nail polish at home. Here’s how you can do it safely without damaging your nails.
These simple solutions can leave your skin looking its best.
This dermatologists’ insight can help you figure out why your scalp itches and what can bring relief.
Even with the best of care, your skin can react to a tattoo. Find out what you can do.
Learn more about everyday skin, hair, and nail care
Upgrade your routine with advice from the skin, hair, and nail experts.Go to Everyday care