Narrow-band therapy or NB-UVB is widely used in treatment of skin diseases such as psoriasis, atopic eczema, vitiligo, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL), and various types of photodermatosis. NB-UVB is a safe, economical and effective method of treatment that can be used not only in clinics, but also at home. In
It’s hard to fir a big amount of information into one article, but we did it. Now you can easily find the articles and narrow your search to the topic that interests you. Knowledge is power Did you know that our skin weighs about 40 kg, some of its cells
Dry skin is a medical and cosmetic problem. It gets easily irritated, inflamed, flaky, vulnerable to allergic reactions and skin diseases. Dry skin can be a symptom of many diseases and it negatively affects the appearance. This article explains what causes dry skin, who is more likely to face this
We think that majority of the kids are perfectly healthy. According to pediatricians, this is just a stereotype: children can have as many health problems as adults. This also applies to skin diseases. Specificity of baby skin The skin structure of the child does not differ from the skin of
Lack of knowledge can be dangerous. If you or your loved one have some kind of skin disease, you may detect a superstitious fear among people who have had contact with a patient. Instinctively, people recoil from those whose skin doesn’t look normal. If a person doesn’t know about the
Chronic skin diseases, fungal infections of skin and nails are not easy to treat. The main thing in fighting them is a combined approach when you apply several effective methods at once. One of the best ones is physiotherapy and, in particular, UVB phototherapy, that has been discovered quite recently.
Besides the joy, a future mother can experience certain health problems, including an outbreak of chronic skin disease. It is not easy to treat it during pregnancy. Our articles have helpful information on this topic. Special time of your life Pregnancy brings so many changes to the female body that
Winter doesn’t just bring Christmas, vacations, and gifts from Santa. Many people experience severe aggravation of skin diseases during the cold season. Although the affected areas are easier to hide under clothes, the cold season is not the best time for skin. Winter problems and the solutions During the winter,
Only 1–2% of the world’s population suffers from vitiligo – about 100.000.000 people – way more than anyone could have imagined! In our blog, you will find a lot of information about vitiligo and treatment recommendations, tips on lifestyle, and a FAQ. Learn more to stay healthy! Educate Yourself Some
Psoriasis is a quite severe and complicated chronic skin disease. However, it is not so rare. According to an IFPA study in 2010, 125,000,000 people suffer from psoriasis, which is every 25th person on the planet. We have written many articles about psoriasis, which include general information about the disease
Eczema affects 3% of the world population. This disease isn’t a global problem yet, but with time the number of patients is increasing. Its danger is in a severe and chronic course with periods of remissions and aggravations. An experienced dermatologist will correctly determine the type of eczema and prescribe
Our hands can tell about the lifestyle we live, habits we have, and most importantly, about the state of our health. Changes in the nail structure can be a sign of numerous diseases that are difficult to determine. Let’s talk about the differences between nail psoriasis and fungal infection, or
The psoriasis researchers discover new types of the disease that are less studied, which makes the determination of exact diagnosis difficult to determine. Guttate psoriasis is one of these less known forms. What it is, how it is different from other forms, and how to treat it. What is guttate
Nummular eczema is one of the multiple eczema types. It took its name from the form of a rash. Nummus means “coin” in Latin. The disease is rather complicated and brings a number of discomforts, both aesthetic and physical. What causes the disease? What methods of treatment do we know?
Mistakes made during self-treatment are common because not everyone has a medical education. We trust the internet, neighbors, and relatives, or we find “reliable” information from other sources. This attitude can damage our health and aggravate the disease. The article will help you understand the differences between eczema and psoriasis.
Dyshidrotic eczema is a common form of a chronic dermatological disease. The symptoms affect the general physical state of the patient and cause aesthetic problems. What causes this type of eczema, and how can you treat the disease? What is dyshidrotic eczema? A dysfunction of the sweat glands was considered
High temperatures, direct sunlight, low or high humidity can cause not only a number of dermatological problems but also aggravate skin diseases. Some of the other symptoms are dryness, the appearance of wrinkles, and an unhealthy color. How can this be prevented? Let’s talk about skincare for when it’s hot
Very often, when reading articles or studies about skin care or side effects of some cosmetic products, we cannot completely understand the meaning of some terms. This article explains how to not waste time on guessing. Learn more about skin The hair follicle is an independent complex that includes the
Skin plays not only a protective role but also an aesthetic one. The skin can tell a lot about us. It shows our age, lifestyle and even illnesses. Let’s talk about how to trick time and stay young for a long time. Nutrition is the key of youth The skin
The problem of excessive use of antibiotics became common after ineffectiveness of treatment of many diseases. Superinfection is resistant to many of the newest antibacterial drugs. Super acne is no exception.The disease brings not only physical suffering, but also psychological trauma. What is super acne and why does it occur?