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

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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

Kevin Proctor smashes English Channel swim

Kevin Proctor smashes gruelling 14 hour English Channel swim for research Read more

Beauty queen takes on Mount Elbrus challenge

Beauty queens aren’t just all high heels and hair spray! Miss Europe World, Luissa Burton is to climb one of the world’s deadliest mountains for research. Read more

Sunscreen mistakes & myths

With summer in full swing Consultant Dermatologist Dr Anjali Mahto is on hand to tell us the most common sunscreen mistakes and myths, so they can be avoided in future. Read more

20% of children’s skin health in jeopardy due to so-called 'black henna'

20% of adults have also put themselves at risk by having the temporary fashion accessory Read more

Ocean Brothers smash £100,000 target

Ocean Brothers Greg & Jude hit their target of £100,000 for skin cancer research Read more

Sun safety message sinks in according to new BSF survey

There is a growing trend of using high factor sunscreen in both the UK and abroad. Read more

Ocean Brothers visit Buckingham Palace

Ocean Brothers visit Buckingham Palace Read more