An important tool in a dermatologist’s arsenal is the Fitzpatrick Skin Type Scale. This system was originally conceptualised in 1975 by Thomas Fitzpatrick who was an academic dermatologist.
Our skin makes us look and feel human – and we couldn’t survive without it. Learn more about its role in keeping you healthy.
Our largest organ and made up of three distinct layers, all of which play a part in keeping you healthy. Learn about the anatomy of your skin here.