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  • Virtually everyone suffers from mild dryness and chapping of hands at some time or another. Atopy, naturally dry skin, rubbing or scratching and climatic factors may exacerbate this condition...

    Eight Variants Of Hand Eczema

    Eight Variants Of Hand Eczema

    by Metreye3

  • Chronic hives are a result of an underlying disease condition. My experience is with acute hives, which results from an allergic reaction that may occur only once in a lifetime.

    Chronic Hives and Angioedema Survey

    Chronic Hives and Angioedema Survey

    by John R Wilsdon12

  • Millions of people are affected by eczema. Understand what causes flare-ups, and learn how to maintain proper skin care.

    Healing From Eczema

    Healing From Eczema

    by Chernika Lipscomb0

  • What are freckles and how do you get them? Find out what causes freckles and who is more likely to get them. If you don't like your freckles, there may be ways to remove or fade them.

    What Are Freckles and What Causes Them?

    What Are Freckles and What Causes Them?

    by Sarah Johnson1

  • Sort out your itchy, flaky scalp! Find out what causes this condition and how to relieve the symptoms. You may need to evaluate your hair products as well as your diet.

    Why Is My Scalp Dry and Flaky?

    Why Is My Scalp Dry and Flaky?

    by Emma Harvey24

  • You no longer need to endure the embarrassment of cold sores. From effective first aid to long-term prevention, modern developments have transformed life for cold sore sufferers.

    How to Beat Cold Sores

    How to Beat Cold Sores

    by Marisa Wright21

  • How to treat Eczema quickly and easily. What cream you should use, and which one that you should avoid even though its the Doctors favorite! Eczema can be relieved just use these tips and start to look and feel better.

    My Personal Experience With Healing Eczema

    My Personal Experience With Healing Eczema

    by Nell Rose123

  • Learn how to take care of your skin when you have lupus. Reduce malar rashes and other skin irritations by following a few common-sense precautions, as well as your doctor's instructions.

    Lupus Skin Care Tips

    Lupus Skin Care Tips

    by Kylyssa Shay5

  • Spotting fordyce spots for the first time can be very distressing and can make people think of cancer. This article aims to provide some reassurance and explain what is really going on.

    Are Fordyce Spots Cancerous?

    Are Fordyce Spots Cancerous?

    by infostreamnetwork0

  • My family has dealt with scabies twice, and I want to share what I've learned. In one case we struggled with these mites for over 3 months until completely getting rid of them within 2 days.

    How to Treat Scabies

    How to Treat Scabies

    by salmaguer4

  • What is Ichthyosis, and what can you do to help treat it? There isn't a lot of information out there on this skin disorder , so I'm trying my best to help others who suffer from it.

    Living With Ichthyosis

    Living With Ichthyosis

    by Misty May30

  • Scabies is a nasty condition which is usually extremely itchy. Sadly treatment is not instant and the condition can get a little worse before it gets better. Here are some tips to help you cope

    Scabies Worse After Treatment

    Scabies Worse After Treatment

    by infostreamnetwork3

  • The herpes simplex-1 virus typically starts with flu-like symptoms and possibly fever and tingling in the affected area and then blisters start to appear that are red and white in colour and finally, when the blisters or sores start to heal, a crusty scab of a yellowish hue starts to form.

    How Do I Reduce Herpes Breakouts?

    How Do I Reduce Herpes Breakouts?

    by progressivehealth3