Home > Medical > Skin > About skin About skin All sections in Skin » About Skin » Age and Your Skin » Caring for your Skin » Eczema » FAQs » Health Tips » Healthy Hair » Skin News » Real-life Story » Seasons in the Sun » Skin Cancer » Your Skin and the Sun Learn more about skin conditions including leprosy, rosacea, acne, wound healing and more. 5 dangerous health risks of tattoos Are you thinking about getting a tattoo? You might first want to consider these five potential health risks. Scientists pinpoint cause of genetic skin disorder Researchers may have identified the underlying cause of the skin condition ichthyosis – and it's similar to psoriasis. What happens to your skin when you get stretch marks? Genes may be the reason why women get stretch marks... and in most cases creams and lotions will not reduce them. Lifestyle choices can reduce severity of rosacea New research suggests that the reason why people develop rosacea is half genetic and half environmental. Permanent makeup: the good and the bad Permanent makeup may be the answer you’ve been looking for, but keep the following in mind. Eeuw - mites on your face! You may not want to know it but your face is crawling with mites. They never leave, you got them from your parents, and they're having sex right in your follicles. Psoriasis associated with depression Although unable to determine which comes first, a research team concluded that having psoriasis was 'significantly associated' with also having major depression. load more From our sponsor Sponsored: No more itchy flaky, dry skin this winter!