This option is designed to allow you rapid access to the expertise of a UK-based Consultant Dermatologist. It’s a kind of ‘one-stop-shop’ for skin issues that may concern you or you need treatment for quickly. Think new rashes, skin infections, outbreak of spots, new lump etc.

We promise to accept, review, and complete your case within 48 hours and this includes providing you with a comprehensive clinical letter, information leaflet(s) and if you require it, a prescription as well.

Please note that a mandatory ID check is required before we can address your problem.

How it works


Choose the case type that best fits your problem


Answer a carefully crafted questionnaire


Upload photographs


Your doctor will return your case completed ASAP


Get treatment sent directly to you

The Benefits

  • Highly affordable*
  • Rapid 48-hour turnaround
  • Comprehensive clinical letter included
  • Patient information leaflet(s)
  • Prescription (if needed)
  • Blood test kits can be arranged**
  • Can be accessed on all devices
  • No app download needed

The Limitations

  • You do not actively discuss your case with a doctor
  • Less accurate than a live consultation
  • Some treatments cannot be provided e.g. isotretinoin (Roaccutane/Accutane) or any medication that requires regular monitoring

If skindoc is not the best place for you, we won’t take on the case and won’t charge you.

If you are looking for isotretinoin (Roaccutane/Accutane) please see our dedicated pathway.

*Please be aware, that the price quoted is for the service only. It does not include the cost of medication or any suggested tests e.g. blood tests.

**Blood test kits are for over 18-year-olds only. They are a convenient and affordable option but please be aware there is a small chance of failure and so may not yield results. Available blood tests include: Cortisol, Creatine Kinase, CRP, Female Hormones¹, Hormone DHEA-Sulphate, Free Androgen Index², Free Testosterone³, Ferritin, Full Blood Count, HbA1c, Kidney Function, Lipid Panel, Liver Function, Magnesium, Omega 3 & 6, Thyroid Function, Thyroglobulin Antibodies, Thyroid Peroxidase Antibodies, Vitamin D & Vitamin B12

¹ includes Follicle Stimulating (FH), Luteinising Hormone (LH), Prolactin & Oestradiol. Progesterone can also be added

² includes Free Androgen Index & Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG)

³ includes Albumin, Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG), Testosterone (total) & Free Testosterone (calculated)