Itchy Skin at Night: Causes and Treatments
We’ve all been there. It’s the end of a long day, and you’ve *finally* gotten into bed, ready to catch some much earned sleep.
But then, it starts. The urge to scratch.
A little itch here, a little itch there. Soon, your whole body is itching like crazy, and you just can’t seem to make it stop. So much for getting a good night’s sleep.
Why does skin seem to itch so much more at night? If you’re reading this because you’ve been Googling on your phone at midnight from your bed because you’ve had it up to here with the nighttime itchiness, you’re in the right place.
Read on to learn about the many things that cause itchy skin at night and get to the bottom of this frustrating skin condition once and for all! Continue reading “Itchy Skin at Night: Causes and Treatments”
How to prevent and treat a winter rash on your hands
Winter is here and while that means snowball fights and hot cocoa, it also means cold temperatures and dry air. Unfortunately, these conditions can lead to dry, cracked, or chapped skin- particularly on one of the most exposed parts of your body: your hands.
Known as a winter rash, this uncomfortable skin condition is characterized by itchy bumps and redness that can be downright painful. The good news is, winter rashes are easily preventable and treatable! And you’ve come to the right place to learn all about this winter-rashy wonderland!
So grab a seat by the fire, start toasting some marshmallows, and read on to learn all you need to know about preventing and treating those winter rashes on your hands! Continue reading “How to Treat and Prevent a Winter Rash on Your Hands”
Eczema Flare Ups – How to Manage, Treat and Prevent Them
You may be noticing the weather cooling and more and more pumpkins and fake cobwebs appearing in front of your neighbors’ houses. Yep, it’s October. Which means it’s that time of year again- It’s National Eczema Awareness month!
And while many people afflicted with eczema probably feel like they got the trick instead of the treat, this is actually a great time to bring up the topic with your friends, family, and co-workers. Why? Because eczema is more common than you might think- eczema affects about 1 in 10 people in the United States.
So there’s a very good chance that under the masks and costumes that show up at your door to trick-or-treat, there are some people hiding a much more serious condition- eczema.
In this article, we’ll be discussing eczema flare-ups. We’ll talk about what a flare-up is, some of the causes and common triggers; and how you can manage, treat, and even find a way to prevent eczema flare ups. Continue reading “Eczema Flare Ups – How to Manage, Treat and Prevent Them”
Top 10 Reasons For Itchy Skin
If you have itchy skin, you’re not alone. Itching is one of the most common skin complaints, with many potential causes. There are no shortage of things that can make your skin itch, from allergies, eczema, psoriasis and more.
In this article, we’ll explore the top 10 reasons and possible causes for itchy skin. We’ll also discuss how to treat the underlying causes and get relief for your itching.
So if you’re itching to know why you’re so itchy, read on for some potential answers. Continue reading “Top 10 Reasons For Itchy Skin”
What’s The Difference Between Eczema and Psoriasis?
Everyone’s skin is different, so it makes sense that we all do different things to take care of it. However, there are times when caring for your skin can get you into trouble. This is especially true if you confuse one common type of skin issue for another, and choose the wrong treatment plan. Two of the most common skin issues are eczema and psoriasis, and it’s easy to get them confused.
In this blog post, we’ll take a look at eczema and psoriasis and learn to tell the differences between them. Let’s get started! Continue reading “What’s The Difference Between Eczema and Psoriasis?”