Skin monitoring and  image sharing application

On boarding videos

We have developed a series of videos to explain how to use MySkinSelfie

  1. Introduction video
  2. Whole instruction video

Go to the instruction videos page to see shorter videos explaining individual tasks


MHRA Registered

MySkinSelfie can be used for a range of skin monitoring purposes. It is also possible to securely share access to your folders with your Doctor, Dermatologist, Plastic Surgeon, Dentist, Beautician, family or friends.


Better photo guide

A guide to help you lineup photos for better image comparison


Easy Comparison

Compare two photos to reveal changes over time


Separate folders

Organise your SKinSelfies into folders and keep them separate from your phone camera roll/ photo gallery



All images are password protected and encrypted securely on your phone and again when backed up on the cloud


The current version of MySkinSelfie is version 2.  The app is free to download.

Once you have created an account, you can create folders for different areas of your body or for different skin, hair or nail issues. The app can be protected by a pin to keep your images private.

MySkinSelfie Portal

Your Doctor may ask you to share access to a folder of images by selecting the share button at the bottom right hand corner of a folder. You decide how long to share the images for and what you are happy for the images to be used for e.g. medical records, teaching, research.


About Us

MySkinSelfie began as a collaboration between Newcastle University and Dr Philip Hampton, Consultant Dermatologist at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle. The OpenLab team was led by Prof Patrick Olivier and the app code was written by Dan Richardson. MySkinSelfie is now fully owned and managed by Newcastle Hospitals NHS Trust

Following successful funding applications Version 2 has been developed in collaboration with Komodo Digital , Newcastle.

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