Having healthy skin helps keep ourselves protected against the damaging effects of the environment, so it needs extra care and attention. Having healthy and glowing skin is also attractive to others. Dermatology is not just for your face, it is related to all your skin from head to toe.
We have been working in dermatology for many years. We provides optimum skincare, with world class technology, to help patients revive their normal lives. We have also developed many different methods to treat all kinds of skin problems including, Eczema, one of the most devastating ailments of skin.
What is Eczema?
Eczema, or atopic dermatitis, is a condition labeled to the inflammation of skin. When left unattended it can lead to blister like inflammations. The early symptoms of Eczema may include itching and redness and then leading to severe pigmentation. Based on the primary symptoms and inflammation the major categories of Eczema are:
- Statis Eczema
- Nummular Eczema
- Dyshidriotic Eczema
- Contact Eczema
The potential causes of Eczema are various allergens present n the environment including:
- Pet dander
- Certain foods
Diagnosing the real cause of Eczema allows doctors to provide the best treatment possible. Major types of tests used to diagnose Eczema include supervised food challenges, which are aimed at finding any kind of food allergens’ that can aggravate Eczema. Another major type of Eczema test is a patch test which is most frequently used to test the specific allergen. Another recent technique is skin prick testing. This method makes use of a needle to inject a certain substance inside the body which may be a susceptible allergen.
Because this disease can affect your daily routine, we know that Eczema patients need extensive care and proper treatment. Schedule your appointment at Utah to get relief ASAP.