Tag Archives: HS Stages

Living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa Scars

hidradenitis suppurativa scars

I am fortunate in a sense that of all the challenges HS presents me with, my scars are not one of them. I accepted a long time ago that I was never going to have blemish-free skin. That is if such a thing exists at all. I don’t see my scars as ugly but not […]

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Stages

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Stages

What is Hidradenitis Suppurativa? Firstly,  Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) is a skin disease that causes lesions to form on and under the skin. Lesions can take the form of painful nodules, boil-like lumps, abscess or cysts. When the lesions burst, they sometimes release pus with an unpleasant odour. When the lesions heal, they can scar deep […]