(Summary: Learn here how to make cold compress at home for getting quick relief from inflammation, itching and swelling.) A cold compress is an age old remedy to get quick relief from itch and rashes. Ice reduces swelling and inflammation. The cold restricts blood circulation, thereby numbing the pain. It is also useful in easing […]

Suffering from intense itching and inflamed skin? Dealing with red patches around skin folds? If yes, then there are pretty good chances that you have scabies. Being an intensely pruritic skin condition, this is said to be caused due to an infestation with the microscopic mite- Sarcoptes scabiei. Today there are millions of people affected […]

Scabies is a common parasitic skin infection. While it is affecting nearly 300 million people each year, you might be surprised to know that it highly prevalent in smaller children. Yes, it is more found in kids younger than 2 years of age. Do you have a little one at home who is experiencing red […]

(Summary: From tea tree oil, chamomile extracts to coconut oil, Dr. Scabies is loaded with effective ingredients to treat your scabies.) Dr. Scabies is one of powerful treatments for scabies. It not only kills the mites, but also promotes healing. Unlike other OTC creams, it doesn’t irritate the skin as it is made with the […]

(Summary: Learn if you have a damaged skin barrier with the key symptoms given here.) Does your skin remain dry even with a moisturizer? Do you often experience red patches, flakiness or itching? It might be because of your damaged skin barrier. What is the skin barrier? It is the outermost layer of your skin […]

(Summary: Here are some catch-22 situations only people with psoriasis are familiar with.) Ironies are everywhere. And some health conditions like Psoriasis are no exception. You are advised to stay away from stress that can worsen your condition. However, only a person with psoriasis knows that how stressful is it to live with psoriasis. Medications […]

If you have ever experienced boils, you know how ugly and painful they can be.  The problem becomes worst when these are recurrent, and you may or may not know why you are dealing with them. While anyone can have skin boils, people often overlook them in the initial stage due to their appearance similar […]

Rashes are common, isn’t it? These are reactions of your skin which develops in form of an abnormal texture or some other features, like itching,pain, and fluid discharge. There can be many reasons why rashes occur. It might appear as a response to an infection, allergy, toxin, or some skin disease. As far as their appearance […]