Skin of Color Update

AI Diagnostics Fall Short in Skin of Color
April 27, 2021

Artificial intelligence diagnostics are less accurate on skin of color than light skin, even when trained on equal numbers of images.

Cosmetic procedure complications in darker skin
October 29, 2020

Some adverse reactions to cosmetic procedures occur more often in patients with darker skin types. Patients should be counseled on appropriate cosmetic procedures for their skin type, according to Cheryl M. Burgess, M.D., at the Skin of Color Update virtual meeting.

Treatment challenges with young skin of color patients
September 30, 2020

In the final part of our interview with Candrice Heath, M.D., she discusses some of the treatment challenges associated with treating pediatric patients with skin of color and how to overcome these obstacles.