Do I have Xeroderma?

September 3, 2018

(Xerosis) Xeroderma called dry skin that is neither inherited, is still associated with systemic abnormalities. Xeroderma or xerodermia (also known as xerosis cutis, obtained from the Greek words for “dry skin.” Xeroderma is caused by the delayed rejection of the cells of the outermost skin layer, thereby fine white flakes formed. This is a condition involving the integumentary system, which in most cases posterior reliably be treated with moisturizers and…

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What is Seborrheic Dermatitis?

July 23, 2018

Seborrheic dermatitis is a prevalent skin condition that mainly affects your scalp. It produces red skin, scaly patches, and stubborn dandruff. Seborrheic dermatitis can also impact oily areas of the body, such as on the face, eyebrows, ears, sides of the nose, eyelids, and chest. Seborrheic dermatitis may require treatment. Alternatively, you may require many subsequent therapies before the symptoms go away. Moreover, they may return later. Daily cleansing with…

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What is Infantile Eczema

April 29, 2018

 Eczema may appear as red, crusty patches on your baby’s skin, often during their first few months. It’s common and very treatable. Many infants outgrow it. Not sure if your baby’s itching, an irritated rash is eczema, your pediatrician can tell you for sure. These problems and answers can help you understand what to look for. What Does Baby Eczema Look Like? It appears as patches of red or dry…

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Understanding Atopic Dermatitis (AD)?

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March 20, 2018

What is atopic dermatitis? Atopic dermatitis (also referred to as AD) is the most prevalent type of eczema. In fact, more than 18 million American adults have atopic dermatitis — which will often form a red, itchy rash generally on the cheeks, arms, and legs. Atopic dermatitis rash on an adult arm Serious atopic dermatitis on an adult arm Atopic dermatitis often starts during childhood, normally in the initial six…

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I Have Dry Skin (Xerosis) : What Should I do?

ਚਮੜੀ ਦੀ ਤ੍ਰੇੜਾਂ, ਖੁਸ਼ਕ ਚਮੜੀ, ਜੈਸਰੋਸਿਸ, ਚੰਬਲ, ਐਟੋਪਿਕ ਡਰਮੇਟਾਇਟਸ, ਈਥੀਥੋਸੀਸ, ਚੰਬਲ, ਹਾਈਡਰੋਕਾਰਟੀਸੋਨ, ਫਿਣਸੀ,
December 9, 2016

Having dry skin usually, isn’t serious. However, it can be uncomfortable and unsightly. Serious dry skin conditions and there class of disorders called ichthyosis- this can sometimes be upsetting due to disfiguring. Fortunately, most dry skin is caused by the local environment and factors that can be at least partially controlled. These factors include hot or chilly weather, low humidity, and soaking in hot water. You can do a lot…

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What is Skin Eczema?

April 14, 2016

Eczema is a condition which causes the skin to become inflamed and irritated. The most common type of eczema is called atopic dermatitis, atopic eczema. Atopic refers to a grouping of diseases that has inherited a tendency to develop allergic conditions such as hay fever and asthma. Eczema affects are a significant percentage of infants, anywhere from 10% to 20% of children suffer from eczema. Nearly 3% of adults and…

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