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You might be surprised to know that has occurrences of atopic eczema increased 2- to 3-fold in industrialized nations. Now it is said to be impacting approximately 15% to 20% of children and 1% to 3% of adults worldwide. Also known as atopic dermatitis, it is a chronic relapsing inflammatory skin condition which is more common […]

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 […]

From symptoms to treatment, here are some major differences between flea bites and scabies. Flea bites and scabies are two different skin conditions despite having almost similar symptoms. Scabies is an infectious skin diseases caused by the mites. Fleabites, as the name implies, are the itchy bites caused by the fleas that are tiny insects. […]

What are topical steroids for eczema? Are they safe? Can they control eczema flares? Find out your all answers here… Topical steroids, also known as topical corticosteroids, are common medication for eczema. They are directly applied to the skin to reduce inflammation and itching. From creams to lotions, topical steroids are available in many forms […]

Ringworm is a common skin disease being characterized with ring like scaly patches and relentless itching. There are a lot of misconceptions and confusion regarding this disease we have listed here along with the facts.      Anyone can get ringworm, especially those who have weak immune system. After all, ringworm is a fungal infection […]

Problem: I am suffering from scabies from a long time and still it is not under control. If it continues, can it result into death or prolonged sickness? Expert advice: Scabies is one kind of skin disorder that makes the skin too itchy and scratchy. The causal organism for this is the scabies mite, the […]