Irish Skin Foundation-supporting people with skin conditions in Ireland
  • Back to School Pack for Eczema

    The National Eczema Society UK, have developed a new school pack to help teachers and parents with back-to-school season. The pack contains great tips and advice for both parents and teachers. 

  • Be Sun Smart this summer

    Find out more information on ways to protect yourself from the sun, from our 'Top Tips' to interviews and lectures from the leading health care professionals in this area...

  • #SaySomething

    We are launching our #saysomething campaign to mark World Psoriasis Day this year. We hope this campaign encourages patients to speak openly to their doctor about all of their symptoms.

  • Family Fun at Barretstown!

    Our Family Fun Day for children with skin conditions took place in Barretstown, Co. Kildare on 6th September and was a memorable day for all. 

    Take a look at the video and photos from the day

  • Charles Institute UCD

    Find out more about our new home in the Charles Institute for Dermatology Research in UCD.

Our Mission

Our mission is to support and provide information and help to all those affected by skin disease in Ireland.

News and Events

Temple Street Children’s Hospital appoints a dermatologist to long-vacant post

The Irish Skin Foundation (ISF) has welcomed the appointment of a consultant dermatologist at Temple Street – it is understood that the post will be filled from October 2015.

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New restrictions on sunbeds should go further – Irish Skin Foundation

The Irish Skin Foundation has welcomed new regulations to prohibit sunbed business operators from promoting sunbed sessions for minimum periods of time but urged the Minister to go further.

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