Victoria House cosmetic surgery and aesthetics blog

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Our expert team of medical professionals are committed to helping provide you with a hub of information that offers advice, expert guidance and information to help you with your medical research. So whether you are looking to find out more about our clinic and the services we provide, or improve your knowledge on specific treatments, we will be updating this blog page with lots of helpful posts to help.

Understanding your skin type

Understanding Your Skin Type: Fitzpatrick Skin Typing

Fitzpatrick skin typing is a way of classifying skin types with specific reference to the risk of sunburn. Also known as the Fitzpatrick skin phototype, scientists developed the Fitzpatrick skin type system in 1975. It remains a useful way to determine skin type and skin cancer risk. Skin Type 1 Very pale white skin, often

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