A 2009 study published in the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology (v.8 (8 Suppl):s9-16) found ointments containing the active form of vitamin D relieved symptoms of psoriasis in their research groups.
McDaniel and Goldman and published in the Archives of Dermatology followed four patients who used black or bloodroot salve as part of their treatment for various skin cancers.
Ernst, E., et al. "Complementary/Alternative Medicine in Dermatology: Evidence-Assessed Efficacy of Two Diseases and Two Treatments."
The American Dental Association opposes oral (tongue, lip, or cheek) piercing, and the American Academy of Dermatology is against all forms of body piercing except ear lobe piercing.
Dermatology, Inc.: This facility has been providing skin care services since 1968, and its board-certified physicians have a total of more than 140 years of experience.