Itchy Articles

Dry skin – a Dermatologist’s tips by Dr Dray

Dry skin feels dry to the touch because of a lack of moisturer in the outer cell layer (stratum corneum). This results in cracks in the skin surface.

Dry Skin In Ears?

Are you suffering from dry skin in your ears? Usually its nothing serious and can be treated over the counter. Learn more here.

Itchy Rash Pictures, Causes and Treatment

Itchy rash pictures. Itching (Pruritus) is an unpleasant sensation where the skin signals a reflex response to tearing of the skin

What Causes Itchy Skin in Winter

Itchy skin in winter can be a result of various causes and triggers. Understand its symptoms, differentiate it from other conditions, and learn about its progression for healthier skin during cold months

Dry Skin In Ears?

Dry Skin In Ears?

Are you suffering from dry skin in your ears? Usually its nothing serious and can be treated over the counter. Learn more here.

What Causes Itchy Skin in Winter

What Causes Itchy Skin in Winter

Itchy skin in winter can be a result of various causes and triggers. Understand its symptoms, differentiate it from other conditions, and learn about its progression for healthier skin during cold months

How to beat nail infections and foot fungus

How to beat nail infections and foot fungus

Celiac disease is more than just an autoimmune condition involving the digestive system. For some, it also manifests on the outside in the form of skin issues: rashes, sores, and inflammation can all occur due to celiac disease. Before addressing any potential skin abnormalities related to celiac disease, you must understand this condition and how it affects your body.

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Demodex: Mites That Live On Your Skin

Demodex: Mites That Live On Your Skin

Did you know that a 60 year old has an 84% chance of having their skin infected by the mite, and it may reach 100% by the age of 70? Demodex mites are amongst the most frequently found ectoparasites on the skin. (1) While humans are not born with these mites on their skin surface, these may be acquired by direct human-to-human contact over time. (2) Skin mites are associated with several skin conditions, including Rosacea, Folliculorum, and dermatitis.

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Why Do We Itch?

Why Do We Itch?

Have you ever wondered why we itch when we have a rash? Or why it feels so good to scratch an itch? The sensation is known as pruritus and is typically caused by irritation of the skin cells or nerve cells associated with the skin. We’re here to give you the details on those annoying itches!

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