British Skin Foundation

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The British Skin Foundation is a registered charity in the UK.[1][2] The charity aims to raise money for skin care research as well as raising awareness.[2][3] The charity gives grants to several colleges within the UK for research.[4]

The British Association of Dermatologists,[5] which was the largest single donator in 2009,[6] works closely with the British Skin Foundation.[7][8]

The charity also has a HealthUnlocked online community providing peer support and help to people with skin disease and skin cancer.


  1. ^ "The British Skin Foundation". netdoctor. 2009. Retrieved 21 March 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Charity Commission. British Skin Foundation, registered charity no. 313865. 
  3. ^ "Case study:British Skin Foundation". ThirdSector. Retrieved 14 July 2012. 
  4. ^ "British Skin Foundation 2009 accounts" (PDF). Charity Commission. Retrieved 21 March 2011. 
  5. ^ "British Association of Dermatologists". Retrieved 22 March 2011. 
  6. ^ "British Skin Foundation 2009 Summary Information Return 2009 (Online)" (PDF). Charity Commission. Retrieved 21 March 2011. 
  7. ^ "Comfort's research into skincare is supported by the British Skin Foundation". Comfort. Retrieved 21 March 2011. 
  8. ^ "Sun Awareness Campaign". British Association of Dermatologists. Retrieved 14 July 2012. As part of Sun Awareness, the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) and the British Skin Foundation ( BSF ) have teamed up to provide information ... 

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