Category: LUPUS RASH

Itchy Blisters Around Ankles, How to Treat?

If your ankles are red, blotchy and itchy , you likely have contact dermatitis. The term “contact” refers to the skin touching a substance or allergen, and “dermatitis” is the inflammatory response that occurs from touching that substance. These signs can also be caused due to insect bites. Regardless of the cause, the discomfort of…

What’s Causing Seborrheic Dermatitis on Scalp?

Seborrheic dermatitis, which considered a chronic form of eczema, appears on the body where there are a lot of oil-producing, glands like scalp. The exact cause of seborrheic dermatitis is unknown; however, genes and hormones play a role. Microorganisms that live on the skin naturally can contribute to seborrheic dermatitis. Anyone of any age can…

Lupus Skin Rash, What are the signs and symptoms?

The Nature of the disease. How does it look like?   A lifelong disorder in immune system; it’s also called ‘autoimmune disease.’ According to American statistics, 1.5 million Americans get affected by this disease. Nine people out of 10 with lupus are females. It’s more prevalent in women who are Afro-Americans, Hispanic\Latin, Asian or Native…

Lupus Butterfly Rash ( signs and symptoms )

Lupus Butterfly Rash: What’s Lupus? Lupus is a widely spread chronic disease that strikes the autoimmune system, which is supposed to protect the body from strange objects that attack body like viruses and bacteria. Once a person gets infected by lupus, the autoimmune system stops attacking foreign items that attack the body and instead it,…