Many people have found it difficult to get consistent
information, so we hope this section helps you to know how and
where you can get the best help.
It can be a difficult to know exactly where to start when getting help. We have put together a process, based on our experience, so that you get the help you need as efficiently as possible.
If you are seeking specialist advice or treatment, you can view our list of UK hospitals with tertiary care units which treat birthmarks.
You may feel overwhelmed about coping with, or parenting a child with, a birthmark. By focusing on being prepared, we can help you to deal with the challenges you may come across.
It's essential that your birthmark is looked after carefully. In this section you will find advice from using suncream to problematic haemangioms which are prone to ulcerating.
Camouflage creams can significantly reduce the appearance of birthmarks whilst provide effective, long-lasting, waterproof cover.