The Department of Dermatology at UPMC diagnoses and treats all kinds of skin diseases and dermatologic conditions. The Department offers services and information in the areas of general dermatology, medical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, dermatologic surgery, dermatopathology, cutaneous oncology, and cosmetic dermatology.
It’s enough to make any bearded germophobe reach for the razor—a 2015 study claims that most beards are as dirty and bacteria-filled as toilet seats.
Your lips don’t have oil glands like the rest of your body, so they’re more prone to dryness than other parts of your skin.
You can prevent and treat friction-related blisters in just a few simple steps.
With every application, your makeup brushes and sponges collect oil, dust, dead skin, and residual makeup. Are your brushes contributing to your acne?
Wrinkles are caused by loss of collagen in the skin. This is a natural part of the aging process, but many everyday habits can also contribute to skin damage.