Learning to show skin compassion

Learning to be kinder to ourselves and others has never been more important. And as many of us emerge from time in lockdown with our skin conditions, it is now we must show skin compassion.

Anyone who lives with or has suffered a chronic skin issue is acutely aware the value society places on appearance. From notions of aesthetics and beauty to what is ugly and disgusting, mental health and skin conditions have a tortuous relationship. And so, with mental illness rates soaring due to COVID-19, how can we and […]

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The Origin of Species and The Voyage of The Beagle
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The Enneads 
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JAMA Dermatology Author Interviews
from The JAMA Network

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