Expert clinic on sensitive skin


BSF and talkhealth teamed up to offer an online expert clinic on sensitive skin. 

Go to this Online Clinic

The clinic is an online forum, please contact us if you’re unsure how it works!

Dr Alia Ahmed, Dr Anton Alexandroff, Dr Mary Sommerlad and Dr Emma Wedgeworth kindly joined us on Thursday 21 January to give advice on all things related to looking after sensitive skin in cold weather, the best ingredients for your skin or which ones to avoid.  The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.


Medical Experts

Dr Alia Ahmed

Consultant Dermatologist - BSc MRCP

Dr Anton Alexandroff

Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & British Skin Foundation spokesperson - FRCP(UK), CCT (Dermat), PhD, FRSM, FAAD

Dr Mary Sommerlad

Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Emma Wedgeworth

Consultant Dermatologist & BSF spokesperson

Supporting Partner

British Skin Foundation

The British Skin Foundation is the only UK charity dedicated to raising funds for skin disease and skin cancer research. This year the British Skin Foundation turns 20 years old, giving out more than £10 million in grants to over 300 research projects since 1996. As well as supporting research into diseases such as eczema, psoriasis and skin cancer, cases of which are unfortunately all too common; the BSF are also looking to find better treatments and eventual cures for conditions that may be less familiar such as vitiligo, ichthyosis and alopecia.

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