Half Title Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Why Skin Is So Important.
2: Freckles and Brown Spots.
3: Ethnicity and Skin.
4: How Smoking Affects the Way You Look.
5: Acne Basics.
6: Treating Acne.
7: Isotretinoin Warning.
8: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Acne.
9: Psychological Effects of Acne.
Infectious Conditions of the Skin.
10: Bacterial Infections: Cellulitis, Impetigo, Necrotizing Fasciitis, and Staphylococcal Infections.
11: Pseudomonas Dermatitis (Hot Tub Rash).
12: Lyme Disease.
13: Cold Sores and Canker Sores.
14: Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Genital Warts.
15: Varicella (Chickenpox and Shingles).
16: Molluscum Contagiosum.
17: Parvovirus B19 (Fifth Disease).
18: Tinea Infections: Ringworm, Athlete's Foot, and Jock Itch.
20: Swimmer's Itch.
21: Fungal Nail Infections.
Other Diseases and Disorders Affecting the Skin.
23: Birthmarks and Giant Congenital Melanocytic Nevus.
24: Cellulite and Stretch Marks.
25: Cysts: Epidermoid (Sebaceous), Pilonidal, and Lipoma.
26: Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis).
27: Epidermolysis Bullosa.
28: Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating).
31: Skin Cancer.
32: Common Moles and Dysplastic Nevi.
33: Pruritus (Itching).
35: Pyogenic Granuloma and Pityriasis Rosea.
38: Urticaria (Hives).
40: Scrapes, Cuts, and Bruises.
41: Scars and Scar Removal.
42: Burn Injuries.
43: What You Should Know about Animal Bites.
44: Insect Bites and Stings.
45: Protecting Yourself from Poisonous Plants.
47: Blisters, Corns, and Calluses.
48: Skin Picking, Nail Biting, and Hair Pulling.
Taking Care of Your Skin, Hair, and Nails.
49: Skin and Hair Care.
50: Sweating and Preventing Body Odor.
51: Cosmetics: Tips for Girls.
52: Sun Exposure and Staying Safe.
53: Indoor Tanning and Tanning Products.
54: Risks of Tanning.
55: Tattoos and Tattoo Removal.
57: Hair Loss: Alopecia Areata.
58: Unwanted Hair: Removing Hair Safely.
59: Foot Care for a Lifetime.
60: Nail Care and Health.
If You Need More Information.
61: Resources for Skin Information.