Eczema causes inflamed, itchy, cracked, and rough skin. This very common condition can look and feel different on everyone. Sometimes people are embarrassed about the constant itch or red patches. They worry about how others will respond and may limit their social and professional interactions.
Did you know: 1 in 5 people will develop some type of skin cancer by age 70? For this reason, we encourage our seniors to have regular skin checks for signs of cancer or other common skin conditions that present in mature skin.
As parents, our children watch and follow our every move so it’s important to teach them healthy habits including taking care of our skin.
August is National Psoriasis Awareness Month, so let’s be active in educating the public and putting the spotlight on this common disease that is often misunderstood.
On a daily basis, our skin comes into contact with various outside dangers like UV rays, toxic pollutants, and more.