Folliculitis is a relatively common inflammation of the hair follicles – the tiny holes from which hair grows. Rashes caused by this infection appear as small red or white bumps, which may be mildly painful or itchy. ..
Prickly heat, also known as heat rash or miliaria rubra, is a condition that affects both kids and adults. It is most common during the summer. Heat rash occurs when sweat is trapped under the skin’s surface and causes an infection. There’s a higher occurrence of prickly heat among children than adults. This is largely due to the fact that children’s sweat glands are still developing. Thus, they’re more susceptible to infections. ..
The skin is the largest organ of the body and is the first barrier against disease. Consequentially, skin disease is quite common. Eczema is a chronic skin condition that impacts more than 31.6 million Americans. Approximately 1-3% of adults and 10-20% of children. ..
Your skin and the summer time's ultra-intense UV rays. Those two are not a match made in Heaven - believe us. Strong sunlight beams and torrid temperatures are always the order of the day during the summer. Many people will suffer from skin related problems, which is a big headache. Below are some summertime skincare tips from us at Dermatology Consultants of Frisco to help preserve your skin's luster. ..