All-Party Parliamentary Group on Skin report: Mental Health & Skin Disease

Parliamentary report reveals worrying lack of mental health support for skin disease patients Read more

World Afro Day 2020

Dr Sharon Wong talks about some of the potential concerns that can occur with afro hair. Read more

St George’s University London crowned Battle of the DermSocs Champions for second year running

St George's University London DermSoc have been crowned Battle of the DermSocs 2019/2020 Champions Read more

Maskne – what’s the hype?

Dermatologist Dr Thivi Maruthappu talks about "maskne" - acne caused by wearing a face mask. Read more

British Skin Foundation & Pampers work hand-in-hand to launch The Children’s Wave

A virtual Mexican wave to celebrate the important role children have played in the fight against Covid-19 Read more

Are your kids suffering from sore, dry hands?

Download our children's activity pack to help with hand washing and skin health as children return to school. Read more

British Skin Foundation grants update

Please read about changes in our grant process in light of the coronavirus situation. Read more

Help for your hands during the cornonavirus outbreak

Consultant Dermatologist Dr Anjali Mahto offers her advice. Read more

Brean Golf Club donates over £10,000 to skin cancer research

After a year of fundraising, Brean Golf Club presented the British Skin Foundation with a £10,000 cheque. Read more

The British Skin Foundation is now a Charitable Incorporated Company

British Skin Foundation becomes a Charitable Incorporated Company in 2020. Read more

Our latest newsletter!

Looking back over 2019 and forward to 2020! Read more

The Skin Health Alliance donates £180,000 to research

Dermatological accreditation organisation the Skin Health Alliance donates £180,000 to British Skin Foundation research. Read more

Pioneering melanoma test available within two years

Professor Penny Lovat and Dr Robert Ellis have developed a pioneering melanoma test, partly funded by the British Skin Foundation Read more

77% of dermatologists agree sunbeds should be banned in the UK

77% of dermatologists agree that sunbeds should be banned altogether in the UK according to a recent survey undertaken by the British Skin Foundation. Read more

St George’s University London win the first ever Battle of the DermSocs!

St George’s University London has raised an outstanding £3,318 for skin disease and skin cancer research after a year of fundraising activities in the first ever Battle of the DermSocs (BOTDS). Read more

People living with skin conditions can suffer mental health distress

And in many areas of the country they lack access to adequate support. Read more

Clinical Research Fellows sought

for British Skin Foundation funded Male Genital Lichen Sclerosus research at UCLH Read more

Running in memory of Connor

Taking on the iconic London marathon for melanoma research Read more

The Skin Health Alliance donates £190,000 to research

The dermatological accreditation organisation generously chose to support the British Skin Foundation again this year. Read more

Read our latest newsletter!

Looking back over 2018 and forward to 2019! Read more

Miss Europe World raises £10,000 for the British Skin Foundation climbing Russia’s Mount Elbrus

Luissa Burton, has successfully climbed Europe’s tallest mountain. Read more