In most cases, a rash can be the result of a medical condition, such as an allergy, or it is the side effect of medicine or treatment
Depending on the severity of the rash, it may appear suddenly or have gradual progression. Most rashes resolve on their own, but some are persistent and need further treatment.
The board-certified dermatologists at Aspire Dermatology can diagnose and treat your rash if you have any concerns.
Your rash will need to be evaluated by Aspire Dermatology’s skin experts to identify the type and the best course of treatment.
Here are some of the most common types of rashes:
Atopic dermatitis is the most prevalent type of eczema, and the phrases are commonly used interchangeably to represent the same skin condition.
Eczema can be caused by hereditary or environmental factors that tend to appear on the arms and behind the knees, but can technically appear anywhere on the body that can flare periodically.
Bacterial rashes can quickly escalate into far more serious health issues if they aren’t addressed, such as bacterial infections.
Bacteria can enter your skin through a wound, insect bite, or other open wounds, if not addressed.
Depending on how severe the rash is, it can be confined to a small area of the body or spread across the entire body.
Skin rashes can occur from a variety of factors and allergens including:
A person’s rashes may look different from another person’s condition. When it comes to rashes, adults are most likely to see it on their hands, arms, and knees.
Symptoms and signs include:
Skin rashes can be treated with OTC cortisone cream, antihistamines, or phototherapy, depending on the underlying cause.
A dermatologist may give you advice on how to care for your skin in order to alleviate some of the symptoms, and these include:
Aspire Dermatology’s dermatologists can help you figure out what’s causing your rash and can get it under control.
Here are some reasons why you should visit our clinics:
We are confident that we can help you achieve a clear complexion You may visit our locations in Memorial and Sugar Land.