Skin Rash

Skin Rash 皮疹


Rash Causes

A rash is a noticeable change in the color and texture of the skin. The skin may become bumpy, chapped, itchy, scaly, or otherwise irritated. Rashes are caused by a wide range of conditions, including allergies, cosmetics, medication and various diseases etc.

Contact dermatitis 皮膚炎 is a common cause of rashes which occur when touching something that causes a reaction. Most contact rashes can be treated without the assistance of medical practitioner. A rash may be itchy, but scratching can make it even worse preventing it from healing.

1) Contact dermatitis – caused by contact with:

  • beauty products, soaps, and laundry detergent
  • dyes in clothing
  • chemicals in rubber, elastic, or latex
  • poisonous plants such as poison oak, poison ivy, or poison sumac 毒漆樹

2) Drug rashes are caused by medication, such as:

  • an allergic reaction
  • a side effect
  • a result of sensitivity to sunlight

3) Other types of rashes include:

  • eczema 濕疹: a common rash for people with asthma or allergies. The rash is often reddish and itchy, with a scaly texture.
  • bug bites: tick bites are of particular concern, as they can transmit disease
  • psoriasis 牛皮癬: a scaly, itchy, red rash that forms along the scalp and joints
  • dandruff 頭皮: an itchy, flaky rash on the scalp. On an infant, dandruff is called cradle cap.
  • seborrheic dermatitis 脂溢性皮炎: dandruff that occurs on the ears, mouth, nose, or somewhere besides the scalp

Dermatitis (eczema)   clickhere_green25
皮膚炎   clickhere_red25

Psoriasis   clickhere_blue25
牛皮癬/銀屑病   clickhere_orange25

Seborrheic dermatitis   clickhere_green25
脂溢性皮炎   clickhere_red25


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