Patch Testing

Patch Testing at Lotus Dermatology

Allergic Contact Dermatitis is an inflammatory reaction that occurs when substances to which you are allergic come into contact with your skin. These substances might be an ingredient in your perfume or aftershave, an antibiotic or cream, a household cleaner or something as simple as a pair of rubber boots you wear in the garden. Patch…

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Skin Biopsy – What, When, Why, How, Where?

So your Dermatologist has just advised that you need a Skin Biopsy and that they will do it now in the procedure room. Let us reassure you that this procedure is a common procedure performed in many doctors rooms particularly to diagnose conditions affecting the skin. At Lotus Dermatology we make the procedure as painless as possible…

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