Skin Problems

Hay Fever Rash

Hay fever rash is a symptom of a condition called hay fever or allergic rhinitis. Patients may also suffer from runny nose, sneezing, itchy eyes, congestion, and heavy sinuses, which can result in a lot of distress and discomfort as well as severely affect the daily routine, work, and school. Also, patients are not allergic […]

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Belly Button Rash

Belly button rash, as the name suggests is the appearance of an itchy rash in or around the belly button. It is more common in women. It is generally caused due to some allergy, infection, disease, contact dermatitis or moisture in and around the belly button. It can range from mild to severe and is […]

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Chlorine Rash

Chlorine rash is rash on the skin when the skin is exposed to chlorine usually by contact with water containing chlorine such as in swimming. In fact it is also known by the name of swimming pool rash as most of the people into swimming report this rash. The symptoms appear in no time and […]

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What is Ecchymosis?

Ecchymosis is a kind of hematoma with abnormalities of skin. These can be over ten mm to one cm or more in size. It is recognized as an extravasation of blood in the layer of the skin. It occurs because of leakage of blood from damaged blood cells. Ecchymosis is discoloration of skin which occurs […]

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Intertrigo

Intertrigo is the condition when there is inflammation in the folds of the body. It is a viral/bacterial/fungal infection that grows in the fractures of the skin because of inflammation. The frequent manifestation of intertrigo is called candidal intertrigo. This skin condition can be experienced in the areas that are moist and fatty with folds such as […]

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Jock itch Smell – How to get Rid of It?

Also known as tinea cruris, jock itch is a fungal infection occurring in moist and warm body areas like the inner thighs, genitals, and buttocks. It is marked by the formation of a reddish, itchy, and circular rashes in the affected areas. The condition is more prevalent in people who perspire excessively, like athletes, and […]

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How to get rid of chigger bites?

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Chiggers are one of the tiniest members from the arachnid family. Even though they are very small in size, their bite is extremely powerful. Due to their size people are more vulnerable to their attack as they are too small to be even noticed and one needs a magnifying glass to spot them. Even the […]

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Horsefly Bite

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A horsefly also known as deer fly, gadfly, clag, or breeze fly is known to attack humans and animals. It feeds on blood and its bites can be painful and itchy. The bites may contain infectious materials. When a person is bitten by a horsefly, weals or nettle rash forms around the bite. Horsefly can […]

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Sun Poisoning Rash

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Excessive exposure of sun on the skin causes allergic reactions that give rise to itchy reaction and allergy. Harmful UV rays of sun cause sun poisoning rash which is nothing but a severe form of sunburn. Many times this sunburn turns into more severe stage called photo dermatitis. Itchy skin rashes, redness in skin, inflammation […]

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Crusty Ears

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When you have crusty ears, it may cause discomforts and embarrassment. Having dry, crusty, flaky ears could mean a number of things. It may be something as simple as excess build up of earwax or some diseases such as seborrheic dermatitis. When you have crusty ears and suspect that it may be caused by some […]

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