Mention the term “hell’s itch,” and most people who have had it will immediately cringe. It is one possible consequence of spending too much time in the sun without appropriate sunscreen protection, leading to sunburn.
Chickenpox, or varicella, is a highly contagious illness that is characterized by itchy, spotty rash. It is caused by varicella zoster virus and, although more common among children; it can as well occur in adults. Chickenpox begins as a red… Continue Reading
Burning legs and feet can make you pretty uncomfortable, not to mention interrupt your daily routine, especially if the problem occurs at night. Depending on the underlying cause, it may occur in a specific area of the leg only (e.g.,… Continue Reading
This page lists some acne myths from around the world. I will continue updating the myths over time as I discover them: Myth: Acne is caused by poor hygiene. Truth: While poor skin care can trigger acne breakouts, poor hygiene… Continue Reading
Smooth. Soft. Supple. Youthful. Glowing. Even-toned. Those are some of the words that describe the ideal skin desired by most, if not all, of us. Rashes steal from that and make us concerned about our well-being. One such rash is… Continue Reading