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When eczema is eating you: Diet inspiration

December 22, 2017

Atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is a condition in which the skin becomes inflamed. Hardened, abrasive patches form and intense itching and irritation make it an unpleasant experience for the patient. While the cause of eczema is still unknown, it is often experienced alongside hayfever and asthma. Unfortunately, there are no cures for eczema as yet,…

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Eczema in the summertime

December 22, 2017

Nine steps to living your best life Now that summer is here, South Africans should be aware of the sun and its effect on the skin. Those battling eczema will need to take extra precautions in hot, humid conditions to prevent flare-ups and discomfort. While there is no cure for this volatile condition, a few…

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Beyond UV Protection

December 13, 2017

If you thought that UV protection was something you only need to worry about later in life, think again. Melanoma is the second most common form of cancer in people between the ages of 20 and 29 years old. In fact, the number of young people with skin cancer is rising all the time. Even…

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FAQ – Sunscreens

November 25, 2017

“Sun protection doesn’t need to be complicated or expensive – it needs to be consistent. Keep it simple, but do it forever!”⠀- Hillary Fogelson⠀ If you’re still not 100% sure how to protect your skin against the harsh rays of the sun, these frequently asked sunscreen questions will help shine a bit of light on…

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10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Dermatologist.

November 7, 2017

I will have to study for at 12 years just to be a dermatologist and for the rest of my life to perfect the skin Dermatology is the study of the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the skin and its appendages (i.e. hair and nail). It can only be achieved after six years of medical…

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Hair Loss in Women: Causes & How To Avoid It

October 15, 2017

Hair loss in women does not have to mean the end of the world. Your HAIRitage is every bit as part of you as your personality, history and skin. “When I lost my hair, I was so focused on what I had lost, that I hadn’t necessarily realized what I had gained. I had gained…

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Celebrating Heritage at Durban Skin Doctor – Why It Is Time To Love Your Skin

September 24, 2017

At Durban Skin Doctor, we are all about celebrating beautiful skins of all colours.  Daily we are inundated by the media, Hollywood and even well-known brands trying to tell us what our skins should look like subconsciously we start accepting that as the truth. This heritage day wanted to tell you that you are gorgeous…

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Dr Nokubonga Khoza and Prof Ncoza Dlova on SABC 2 Bonitas HOUSE CALL

September 13, 2016

Dr Nokubonga Khoza and Prof Ncoza Dlova on SABC 2 Bonitas HOUSE CALL, discussing hair disorders and hairloss. (Video coming soon).  

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Dangers of Skin Lighteners

August 29, 2016

This interesting publication will explain why skin bleaching and lightening is NOT cool, the dangers of it, permanent side effects and common problems. Please click here to download. This interesting publication will explain why skin bleaching and lightening is NOT cool, the dangers of it, permanent side effects and common problems. Please click here to…

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Top Of Form – Get It Magazine

August 16, 2016

The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s (UKZN) Specialist Dermatologist, Dr Nokubonga Khoza runs the only Immunobullous disease clinic in the province every Tuesday at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Hospital, Dermatology clinic. Read the full article here …

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