Dermatology Blogs

December 14, 2019

Are mole checks worthwhile?

Yes, yes, yes! Not only do mole checks allow dermatologists to diagnose melanomas extremely early in their evolution, they also allow us the opportunity to assess […]
December 11, 2019

Sunscreen on a cloudy day

It is often said that Cape Town will have four seasons in a day. What is interesting, is that a patient may be exposed to certain […]
December 10, 2019

Which cosmetic treatment first?

The field of cosmetic dermatology is ever expanding, with new advances in techniques and procedures on an almost daily basis. How does one choose between all […]
December 9, 2019

Soap and eczema

Most patients with eczema will know that they should stay away from soaps. Hopefully I can explain why this is. Essentially this is because oil and […]
December 8, 2019

Eucirin Silver Shave

This product has been on the South African shelves for a number of months now. I initially encountered it at the Dermatology Congress about 2 years […]