The Online Dermatology Platform
First Derm is an online dermatology service providing quick, expert, and confidential skin condition evaluations from board-certified dermatologists
For all age groups – kids, women, and men. Starting at just $34.95 for a Consultation!
Very Helpful and I Would Definitely Try This Again
I had a rough patch of skin that, even after consulting two doctors, I couldn’t get a clear diagnosis. This was worrying me, so I turned to First Derm and opted for the 8-hour response option. The Doctor sent a detailed response back to me within two hours. This is such a nice service. to have especially when it takes forever to get an appointment to see a dermatologist. Thank you for your quick response and information on how to solve this problem over the counter.
– First Derm User
From Acne to Skin Cancer: Comprehensive Skin, Hair, and Nail Guidance
With over 200,000 successfully reviewed cases, First Derm offers expertise on a range of skin concerns.
Skin Conditions & Rashes
- Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
- Contact Dermatitis
- Skin rash
- Dry skin, chapped skin
Infections & Bites
- Cold Sores (Herpes labialis, typically caused by HSV-1)
- Bug bites / insect bite-related rashes
- Athlete’s Foot (Tinea pedis)
- Folliculitis (ingrown hair)
Hair & Scalp Concerns
- Hair loss, alopecia
- Dandruff, Seborrheic Dermatitis
- Wrinkles and anti-aging skincare
STDs & Related
- Genital herpes
- Other STD (sexually transmitted disease) / STI (sexually transmitted infection)
Serious Skin Conditions
- Skin cancer
- Moles/ changing moles
- Actinic keratosis
- Livedo reticularis
- Hives (Urticaria)
- Intradermal nevus
How To Use Our Online Dermatology Service
Our board-certified dermatologists answer patients across the world every day, 24 hours a day. We can check up on any skin concern within hours and give you peace of mind on the move or from the comfort of your own home.
I. SNAP 2 PHOTOS
Take two pictures of your skin problem and describe your symptoms using the form on our app or web form.
IV. PEACE OF MIND
What makes First Derm – Online Dermatology Consultation Unique?
Time-saving and easy-to-use
First Derm quickly connects you to a Dermatologist avoiding the long wait to see an in-person dermatologist. *The average waiting time to see a Skin specialist in the US is 32 days
Consultation from the Best Dermatologists
Your skin concern will be reviewed by a board-certified dermatologist with years of training and experience
Privacy is protected with Complete Anonymity
Your consultation remains confidential. No signup/ account creation is required. We don’t collect any personally identifiable information.
Consultation for anyone
We provide high quality ethical derm consultation to people of all ages & genders every day
What to expect from online dermatology consultation?
Upon submitting your case for a dermatology consult, you can expect:
Identification of the Likely Condition
A board-certified dermatologist will review your case and inform you about the likely skin condition based on the information and images provided.
Guidance for Next Steps
You will receive expert advice on what your next steps should be, whether it’s to monitor the condition or seek in-person care.
Recommendations for Over-the-Counter Care
If applicable, our dermatologist will suggest over-the-counter medications that can address your skin concern.
It’s important to note that while we provide professional insights and recommendations, we do not prescribe medications. Over 70% of the cases we review are resolved with over-the-counter treatments, which means a trip to the doctor’s office might not be necessary.
In more serious instances, our dermatologists will advise you to see a dermatologist in person. This advice could expedite your visit since we help pinpoint your condition.
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