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. 

  • Sunbed Ban July 2014

    We are delighted to welcome the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar's confirmation of the ban on under-18s using sunbeds from Monday, 21 July.

  • World Psoriasis Day resolution

    The resolution on psoriasis and World Psoriasis Day has been adopted by the WHO World Health Assembly. Thank you for your support.

  • Charles Institute UCD

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

  • What you need to know about: Psoriasis

    The booklet has been prepared for people with psoriasis. As with most other diseases, the more you know about psoriasis, the more you can do about it.

Our Mission

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

News and Events

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.

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Flattering to deceive

'Flattering to deceive' is a fantastic article in the Medical Independent, where Dr Patrick Ormond, a Mohs Micrographic Surgeon at St James’s Hospital and Board member of the Irish Skin Foundation, talks about  'When is a ‘dermatologist’ not a dermatologist?' and explains why theres a need for tighter regulation by the Medical Council

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