Removing benign skin lesions
Skin lesions are lumps found on or just below your skin. Surgery is the only reliable way to remove skin lesions. Find out more about how this surgery is performed and if there are any alternatives.
There are many different kinds of rashes and skin conditions. Some are quick and easy to treat, while others are chronic or more difficult to get rid of. Find out more here.
Keratosis pilaris consists of small, rough, white or reddish bumps or patches on the skin. Read about the causes, symptoms and treatment here.
Vitiligo can be challenging to live with, mainly because of the way the skin looks. However, people with vitiligo are usually in good health.
Hives is a skin rash that is often triggered by an infection or allergy. Learn to recognise symptoms.
Find out how to treat impetigo, including self-care advice and how to prevent spreading it to other people.
Fungal skin diseases
Trusted information about fungal skin diseases from leading Australian health organisations, including links to ringworm of the body and foot care.
Pityriasis rosea is a pink, scaly and inflamed skin rash. Cool baths can help soothe the skin; sunlight can help fade the rash. Learn more here.
Trusted information about cellulitis including diagnosis.
Symptoms of cellulitis and when to see a doctor.