Dermatology is a branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its appendages (hair, sweat glands, etc).
Dermatologists and skin specialists carry out treatment for skin cancer, the diagnosis and treatment of skin eruptions and skin rashes and will investigate and treat conditions such as acne, hair disorders, and skin allergy. they may use techniques such as micrographic surgery, laser surgery, photodynamic therapy (PDT) and cosmetic procedures using botulinum toxin ('Botox'), soft tissue fillers, and sclerotherapy.
The professional body for dermatologists in the UK is the British Association of Dermatologists.
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