BSF - elderly/older skin
ASK THE EXPERT - BSF and talkhealth teamed up to offer our community the opportunity to put their questions to our panel of dermatology experts regarding elderly and older skin. Dr Anton Alexandroff and Dr Sarita Singh kindly joined us to give us their advice and support on Thursday 12th March. The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.
British Skin Foundation (BSF) is the only UK charity dedicated to raising funds for skin disease and skin cancer research. Visit the British Skin Foundation charity page to find out more.
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