Category: Skin-care

Sun Poisoning on Lips

Sun Poisoning on Lips

When summer comes around, everybody takes to the beaches to enjoy fun-filled afternoons in the sun, or swim in their backyards. This is a wonderful time for everyone, unless you inadvertently spend too much time in the sun, without enough sunscreen. Over-exposure to the sun can give you a bad sunburn, especially around the lips […]

Bed Bug Bite

Bed Bug Bite

Bed bugs are little pests that can easily sneak into the bed or any other furniture and bite you. They can even get into a rug or carpet. A person who has been bitten by a bed bug usually wakes up red and feeling itchy the next morning. They are tiny, oval shaped and flat. […]

Coconut Oil for Stretch Marks

Coconut Oil for Stretch Marks

The human body goes through many physical changes in the course of life. One of the common changes occurring in female body is the appearance of stretch marks. It may range from very mild pale pink, to white lines, to very deep purple. Noticeable stretch lines are present in the skin, and when present in […]

Crusty Ears

Crusty Ears

Crusty ears is a symptom of some kind of skin rash or other underlying conditions that affect the ears, including the external and internal regions as well as the surrounding areas. Some of the common causes, symptoms, and treatment options for crusty ears are discussed below. Symptoms accompanying crusty ears Crusty ears caused due to […]

Exfoliative Keratolysis

Exfoliative Keratolysis

Exfoliative keratolysis is a skin condition marked by recurrent peeling of the skin, especially the skin on the palms of the hand and soles of the feet. It affects the uppermost layer of skin, i.e., the epidermis. As the condition is marked by focal peeling of the skin surface on the palms, and sometimes the […]

Rash on Inner Thigh

Rash on Inner Thigh

Having rash on inner thigh is a very common condition seen especially during summer season. In fact it is not a health ailment or any kind of serious disorder. This is a condition in which the skin of a person looks red, itchy and depicts inflammation. These rashes can occur at any part of the […]

Skin Peeling Between Toes

Skin Peeling Between Toes

Skin peeling between toes is a very common problem faced by many people on a regular basis. This may also be accompanied by some other symptoms like itching or blister formation. Sometimes it may just be a natural process of removal of upper layer of skin and its replacement by new skin which lies underneath. […]

What do I do for Poison Sumac Rash?

What do I do for Poison Sumac Rash?

Poison sumac rash is caused by an allergy reaction triggered when a person comes in contact with poison sumac plant. Poison sumac is a plant of the same species as poison ivy and poison oak. These plants contain a sap that is oily and irritating. When the sap gets in contact with skin, it results […]

Intertrigo

Intertrigo

Intertrigo is inflammation of skin occurring in warm, moist areas of body particularly on the skin folds. It usually develops from chafing and rubbing of skin surface of body folds found in areas of inner thighs, armpits, genitalia, under breasts, behind ears, underside of belly, and the web spaces in toes and fingers. When it […]

Keratosis Pilaris

Keratosis Pilaris

Keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition that is harmless but causes the skin to become rough and develop small acne-like bumps. This skin condition affects the arms, cheeks, thighs, and buttocks. There is no cure for this disorder but an individual can improve the rash by taking care of the skin and avoid using […]