We have put together an exhaustive list including all skin conditions, disorders and problems you may encounter at one time or another. Many of them are quite common, and you will likely recognize their names. Others may not be that familiar to you.
Either way, all of the skin conditions are presented alphabetically, so you can easily find what you are looking for below.
On each individual page, you will find an introduction, potential causes of the dermatological issue, and treatment options. Some conditions call for simply applying a mild cream; others may require a visit to a dermatologist for a prescription or procedure.
Our Skin Conditions Index – From Acne to Yeast Infection
||Hair Loss – Alopecia Areata
||Hair Loss – Androgenic Alopecia
||Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris
|Allergic Contact Dermatitis
||Hair Loss – Telogen Effluvium
||Porphyria Cutanea Tarda
||Precancers of the Skin
||Herpes Zoster (Shingles)
||Pruritus Ani (Itchy Butt)
|Barnacles of Aging
|Basal Cell Carcinoma
||Psoriasis of the Scalp
||Intertrigo – Skin Rash
||Irritant vs. Allergic Dermatitis
||Ring Worm – Body
|Bruising Back of Arms
||Ring Worm – Scalp
|Carbuncles and Furuncles
||Lentigines (Sun Spots)
||Lichen Planus Like Keratosis
||Lichen Simplex Chronicus
||Lupus of the Skin
||Mask of Pregnancy
||Squamous Cell Carcinoma
|Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
||Nail Splitting, Brittle
||Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum
|Folliculitis Keloidalis Nuchae
||Xerosis (Dry Skin)
||Yeast Infection, Skin
Skin Conditions – Some Tips As You Learn More
Wherever possible, we have included related skin conditions either within the body of the article or at the end for your reference.
Make sure you read through these as well as you may think that your skin problem is one thing when it is actually another. Many skin diseases present themselves similarly, and it is oftentimes difficult, even for doctors and experts, to determine what it is exactly.
Please remember, you should not try to diagnose your own skin condition. Although most of the time it’s nothing to worry about, you can never be too sure. It’s always a wise decision to have a doctor take a look just to be certain it is nothing to be concerned about.
Start your search by choosing from the links in the table.
If you don’t see a particular skin disease or condition here, send us an email and we’ll do our best to put together a new information page for you. We are always adding new and updated information to the site, so check back with us often.
Again, don’t self-diagnose when it comes to your skin or any other part of your body. Visit your dermatologist and let him or her take a look at your condition to make a proper diagnosis. You’ll be glad you did.