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... Anatomy of the Skin Skin Care Topics Sun Safety Skin Care Basics Tanning Beds/Tanning Booths Tattoos Pregnancy-Related Skin Conditions Diabetes-Related Skin Conditions Skin Cancers Skin Conditions Acne Rosacea Head Lice Rashes Eczema (Dermatitis) Lumps, Bumps, and Cysts Psoriasis Blisters Vitiligo Pruritus Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, Poison Sumac Lichen Simplex Chronicus Scleroderma Keratosis Pilaris Hives (Urticaria) Hidradenitis Suppurativa Wrinkles Birthmarks/Pigmented Skin Skin Growths Seborrheic Keratosis Moles (Nevi) Warts Actinic Keratosis Skin Infections Herpes Simplex Virus Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Ringworm (Tinea Corporis) Impetigo Erysipelas Chicken Pox (Herpes Varicella Zoster) Cellulitis Candidiasis Boils Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Lyme Disease Folliculitis Scabies Intertrigo Granuloma

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...Those diseases include psoriasis, eczema, vitiligo, and some skin-based lymphomas...

Vitiligo
  Vitiligo (vit-uh-lie-go) causes the skin to lose color...

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... Services We Offer: Acne Wrinkles Skin Cancers Psoriasis Atopic Dermatitis Rosacea Vitiligo Sclerotherapy ONLINE STORE Cosmetic Product Return Policy Our practice will accept returns on cosmetic products, with the EXCEPTION of Jane Iredale products, within 14 days of purchase only...

Acne can affect more than your skin
...“The psychosocial impact of acne, vitiligo, and psoriasis: a review...

Tinea versicolor
...If tinea versicolor causes light spots on the skin, it can be mistaken for vitiligo...

Vitiligo
Vitiligo: Overview Vitiligo: This skin disease often forms on both sides of the body as shown here on the knees...

Should I hide my child’s skin condition with makeup?
... During this study, the researchers discovered that the children with obvious vitiligo felt irritable, worried, and embarrassed...

Alopecia areata
... People with alopecia areata may have a higher risk for: Another autoimmune disease such as thyroid disease or vitiligo (patches of lighter skin appear) Asthma and allergies, mainly atopic dermatitis (more commonly called eczema) and hay fever (nasal allergies) Having relatives who have asthma, allergies, or an autoimmune disease such as type 1 diabetes   Alopecia areata: Diagnosis and treatment How do dermatologists diagnose alopecia areata...

Skin reactions from targeted therapy deserve attention
...Common skin (and hair) reactions that occur while taking trametinib include: Rashes, including a measles-like eruption on your skin Itchy skin Tender, painful, or burning skin Extremely dry skin Infection around a fingernail or toenail Loss of hair color Ipilimumab (Yervoy®), nivolumab (Opdivo®), or pembrolizumab (Keytruda®) – Patients with advanced melanoma may be prescribed one of these targeted therapies, which can cause the following skin reactions: Rash (skin may itch, blister, or develop sores that bleed) Extremely dry skin Mouth sores Itchy skin Blisters, crusts, or redness on the skin Thick, scaly skin Vitiligo (loss of skin color) Vitiligo on hands: Loss of skin color (vitiligo) while on a targeted therapy usually means treatment is working and you’ll have a good outcome...

Alopecia Areata
... Having one autoimmune disease, though, may increase the risk of developing another one, such as thyroid disease or vitiligo, a condition in which patients lose pigmentation of their skin...

Skin of Color
... SKIN CONDITIONS THAT CAUSE LIGHTENING OF THE SKIN VITILIGO Vitiligo is a condition that causes the skin to lose color...

Vitiligo
Most people who develop vitiligo will have it for the rest of their lives...