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PHILIPPINE DERMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY

The Philippine Dermatological Society (PDS) is the
ONLY specialty society for Dermatology of the
Philippine College of Physicians (PCP) and
Philippine Medical Association (PMA)

Female Pattern Hair Loss: The Unspoken Truth

Female Pattern Hair Loss: The Unspoken Truth

Female Pattern Hair Loss: The Unspoken Truth Corazon Almira Mella, MD, DPDSHair loss among women remains a “taboo” topic. Unlike with men wherein it is considered socially acceptable with advancing age, women carry the pressure of maintaining a full scalp of hair...

PSORIASIS

PSORIASIS

A disease that is characterized by inflammation caused by dysfunction of the immune system also called immune-mediated disease which causes inflammation in the body

Retinoids in Skincare

Retinoids in Skincare

Retinoids are Vitamin A derivatives. Use of retinoids results to the most sought-after reversal of skin aging.
How? By organized differentiation and proliferation of skin cells. Think of it as like an organic fertilizer for plants—once applied to the soil, the leaves and fruits will grow faster and with a better quality.

Skin Care on a Budget

Skin Care on a Budget

The topic Skin Care on a Budget is very interesting and tricky. Budget is always relative. What is affordable to you, may not be affordable to me. To make your budget work, I will also give advice on how to spend wisely.

The Art of Cleansing

The Art of Cleansing

Have you noticed that after cleaning your face with water alone you find that most of the dirt and make up are still on your skin after? This is because most environmental impurities and cosmetic products are not water-soluble plus the oil produced by your skin.

Sexually Transmitted Infections in Dermatology

Sexually Transmitted Infections in Dermatology

Board-certified dermatologists are known to be the leading experts when it comes to skin, hair and nails. While this is true, dermatologists are also aware and recognizable of sexually transmitted infections, which refer to a variety of infections that can be acquired and transmitted through sexual contact.

Patient Information Leaflet

Pemphigus

Pemphigus

Pemphigus generally presents as painful blisters on the body with associated erosions on the mucosal membrane.

EBA Patient Informational Leaflet

EBA Patient Informational Leaflet

Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita (EBA) is a rare, acquired autoimmune blistering disease that targets a type of collagen in the skin resulting to blisters and erosions at areas that are prone to trauma.

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