confusion about eczema

Eczema? Dermatitis? Rash?

Eczema?  Dermatitis?  Rash?  Do these terms seem identical to you? It’s because they are.   And they indicate very little about the cause or proper treatment of your particular skin condition. Let’s look at the definitions of these common “diagnoses”. Eczema – From Ancient Greek “ἔκζεμα” (ekzema) 1.  An acute or chronic inflammation of the skin, characterized […]

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4 Times to Boost Your Skin Care Regimen

Breakouts are unfortunately not limited to your teenage years. Many adults face acne flare-ups for a variety of reasons, all of which call for extra TLC. Learn about some of the most common reasons for breakouts to make adjustments to your current skin care routine. Why Is My Skin Breaking Out More Than Usual? 1. Winter Harsh […]

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Back to School!

Back to school time goes along with special healthcare emphases on frequent student dermatologic problems. Most students fight acne; often without understanding the condition. Available acne care is better than ever. However, many acne patients are showing up with serious acne scars, have emotional consequences, are socially withdrawn, or are failing their courses because of […]

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