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Skin camouflage

Skin camouflage is a safe topical, non-invasive treatment for people with scars or other disfiguring skin conditions.

What is skin camouflage?

Skin camouflage or concealment is the skilled application of specialist products designed to minimise, neutralise and mask defects/discolouration of the skin at surface level, creating a totally natural finish. 

Who is this treatment suitable for?

It can be used on any part of the body and is suitable for men, women and children. It is a safe topical, non-invasive treatment for people with scars or other disfiguring skin conditions.

Camouflage creams can make a significant difference to disfiguring skin blemishes and provide effective, long-lasting, waterproof cover. They can be used to cover a wide number of visible conditions, including:

  • Scarring surgical or other/burns/chemical burns
  • Tattoos
  • Rosacea
  • Birthmarks/skin grafts
  • Vitiligo
  • Skin discoloration/pigmentation
  • Other dermatological conditions

What are the benefits of this treatment?

Skin camouflage can offer a simple route to improved confidence and independence. 

Additional benefits include:

  • Appearance is instantly improved
  • Focus is no longer on the defect or discolouration
  • It does not interfere with ongoing medical treatment or treatment in progress
  • Improves confidence and self esteem

How does skin camouflage work?

This specialist service provides support and instruction in skin camouflage to men, women and children, who have a wide range of disfigurements. The patient’s needs are assessed. Skin colour matching techniques are demonstrated along with instruction on self-application and home care procedures. 

Specialists Offering Skin camouflage

Ms Vanessa Jane Davies

Skin Camouflage Consultant

University of Hertfordshire: Development of Skin Camouflage Practice, Licentiateship of The City & Guilds Institute, Training & Development Lead Body Awards, University of Huddersfield: Certificate in Education, Bond Solon Expert Witness Training: Excellence in Report Writing/ Courtroom Skills

BMI The Duchy Hospital

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