July, 2017

Rashes

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Usually the appearance of a rash on your body is an easily treated and contained problem. Sometimes, however, a rash means something more serious and you should seek your dermatologist for treatment immediately. Some rashes, such as dermatitis, appear after your skin as come into contact with some sort of allergen: plant, material, or atmosphere....  read more

Nail Fungus

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Nail fungus is not often serious, but it can take a long time to treat and cure. Also called onychomycosis, nail fungus is caused by a dermatophyte, which is very common fungus. Yeasts and mold can also contribute to nail fungus. Because such fungi usually thrive in warm, moist atmospheres, your toenails are more likely...  read more

Hand Eczema

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Hand eczema is not a contagious condition, but it is one that requires care from your dermatologist. Hand eczema symptoms can include: Dry, red hands that sometimes even appear to be chapped. Scaly skin Painful Itching Burning Blisters Cracks Can bleed, crack, crust The best way to treat hand eczema is by finding the cause,...  read more

Athlete’s Foot

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Called athlete’s foot because it is a common ailment of athlete’s, this condition usually starts as an itchy, scaly rash. While it is more common for men to have athlete’s foot, women can also get it. Because athlete’s foot is a fungal infection, damp shoes and socks, as well as humid conditions can cause an...  read more

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