Skin Disorders

Skin Disorders 2017-04-10T19:41:20+00:00

boy pointing to pimple chin

 

ACNE

Acne, characterized by pimples, blackheads and greasy skin is caused by propionibacterium, which are present on everyone’s skin. When they block pores, however, the inflammation leads to acne.

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ATOPIC DERMATITIS

Atopic dermatitis is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition which presents as an itchy, red rash and may be the result of allergens, temperature extremes or environmental irritants.

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CYSTS

A cyst is an abnormal lump or bump in the skin containing air, fluid or some other substance and can appear anywhere on the body.

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DANDRUFF

Dandruff describes the chronic condition where the scalp produces new cells faster than the old cells die, resulting in excessive flaking and shedding of skin.

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ECZEMA

Eczema is a broad term used to describe a wide range of conditions where the skin becomes irritated or inflamed.

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HIVES

Urticaria, or hives, is characterized by a rash of raised, red and itchy welts on the skin as a result of allergy, temperature extremes, stress or a viral infection.

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KELOIDS

A keloid forms where there is an overgrowth of scar tissue and the dense fibrous tissue extends beyond the original wound.

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KERATOSIS POLARIS

Keratosis Polaris, also called follicular keratosis, lichen pilaris or chicken skin, is caused by excess keratin which traps hair follicles in the pores and small white bumps appear on the skin, typically on upper arms, thighs and cheeks.

Castor Oil     Coconut Oil 

PSORIASIS

Psoriasis is an immune mediated disease that causes raised, red, scaly patches on the skin and for which conventional medicine has no cure.

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RADIATION INDUCED DERMATITIS

Radiation induced dermatitis is burning or tissue injury from radiation therapy and can range from a severe sunburn effect to peeling to skin necrosis.

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RINGWORM

Despite its name, ringworm (or tinea) is a fungal skin infection caused by dermatophytes that are easily spread from dogs and cats to humans and from humans to humans.

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ROSACEA

Rosacea involves persistent redness and flushing of the skin and is not related to acne. Bacteria from Demodex Folliculorum, microscopic parasitic mites, may be the cause.

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SCAR TISSUE

Scar tissue is collagen based connective tissue, which is dense and fibrous so tends to be harder and less supple than normal skin.

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SEBORRHOEA

Seborrhoea is the name for the condition where overactive sebaceous glands pump out more sebum than necessary, resulting in oily skin, pimples, crusts and scales.

Borage Seed Oil     Cedarwood Oil 

SEBACEOUS CYSTS

Sebaceous, or epidermal cysts, form just under the skin and are filled with a yellow fatty substance when an oil secreting gland ruptures or becomes blocked.

Castor Oil 

WARTS

Warts are harmless, hard bumps that look like miniature cauliflowers on the surface of the skin, caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).

Black Seed Oil     Coconut Oil     Jojoba Oil