Skin Diseases Information Center
Blemishes on face occur when pores clog with dead skin cells and sebum or a natural skin oil. When the clog occurs near the top layers of the skin, whiteheads or blackheads occur. Deeper clogs cause pimples and acne cyst. Know the 10 common causes of blemishes on face.
Red bumps on legs can be irritating, may be itchy and frustrating. However, they are not something to worry about. There are a number of causes for these red bumps on legs. This article covers some of the common causes of red bumps on legs and the treatments to get rid of them.
Are you seeking relief from the frustrating and chronic eczema itch? Read the following to know how to stop scratching your skin if you have eczema.
Acrochordons which in normal terms are also known as skin tags are harmless benign growths. Although, these skin growths are harmless, they can be a nuisance and quite displeasing to the eye. Know what are acrochordons, its causes, treatment and home remedies to remove acrochordons.
Pseudofolliculitis barbae (PFB) is a scientific term to denote Barber’s itch. It is also identified with the symptoms such as bumps from the razor, blemishes in the beard or unceasing itchiness because of shaving. The initial symptoms are small pimples or red swelling around the root of the hair. If not identified and treated early, it can spread and become sore, while taking long time to heal.
Becker's Nevus is a large benign brownish colored birthmark found mostly in males. The birthmark tends to get darker as the time grows by and there is excessive hair growth seen around the area of the Becker's Nevus. This patch of hair growth is mostly seen on one side of the body especially on the shoulder, back and chest or upper trunk area but may also occur on other parts of the body.
Bullous pemphigoid is rarely found in children and most people found with the condition are older than 70 years. Bullous pemphigoid cannot be spread because it is non infectious. Know the Causes, symptoms, risk factors, epidemiology, treatment, complications and lifestyle changes for Bullous Pemphigoid.