Skin Conditions

Prickly Heat Rash

Prickly Heat Rash Prickly heat rash or miliaria rubra is the most common type of heat rash. In this form of heat rash, the sweat duct becomes red and inflamed, and may cause a ‘prickling’ or stinging sensation. This type of heat rash may also cause mild itching. There are three types of miliaria, which…

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Prevent Heat Rash

How to Prevent Heat Rash? Prevent Heat Rash Hot, humid weather contributes greatly to miliaria or heat rash. It is more probable when you first move to the tropics from a different climate. Once your body becomes acclimated, which usually takes several months the heat rash problem typically disappears.  Physical activity, intense exercise, hard work…

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Rash

Rash A rash indicates an abnormal change in skin color or texture. Rashes are usually caused by skin irritation, which can have many causes. A rash is any bumps or spots on the skin. The rash can be red, skin-colored, or slightly lighter or darker than skin color. Prickly heat causes rash or blotches during…

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