Skin Care

Fungal Rash That Appears Mostly In Summer. Pityriasis Vesicolor.

Less than 1% of us will have pityriasis vesicolor but it’s worth letting our readers know that it appears mostly during summer months in United Kingdom. Pityriasis vesicolor is a fungal infection of the skin that is common in healthy teenagers and young people because the conditions that favours the infection are warm, humid environments, …

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Get Urgent Advice If You Think You Have Shingles – If The Rash Is Painful And Only On One Side, It Is Most Likely Shingles.

“Getting the opportunity to know on time what caused the rash on my mother’s back was a relief which meant we were able to take all the necessary precautions to prevent the spread of the viral infection and also meant an unnecessary visit to the doctor’s surgery was avoided” – says a relative who had …

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Acne

Acne is characterised by spots on the body’s oily areas, such as the face, hairline, and back, which contain sebum. It’s caused by an excessive amount of natural oils in the skin, which clog the small passages that connect oil-producing glands to the skin’s surface. These clogged glands trigger bumps or marks, which can become …

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