Rashes

There are many types of rashes, and determining the type is the first step in treatment. Trust Spectrum Dermatology for a correct diagnosis and the best treatment options. Here are a few of the most common rashes and their causes: Common Types of Rashes 1. Atopic dermatitis....

There are numerous types of rashes and causes of rashes. Spectrum Dermatology treats all kind of rashes, from swimmer’s rash to shingles, but in the summer months there’s a spike in rashes caused by poison oak, poison ivy, and a myriad of additional plants found...

Eczema is a common skin condition marked by red, itchy, scaly skin. Many patients at Spectrum Dermatology think that eczema is contained to only certain parts of the body. However, a person can suffer from eczema virtually anywhere on their skin, including the scalp. Someone...

The term “rash” is an umbrella name for a skin condition that changes the color and/or texture of the skin. Spectrum Dermatology treats dozens of different types of rashes, often in conjunction with acne. To begin treatment, understanding the type and cause of the rash...

A dermatologist is a critical part of your health care dream team, and it's just as important to see this specialist regularly as it is your general physician. That's why at Spectrum Dermatology, our priority is patient health and wellness. Many people only see a dermatologist...

Even if you've never had a rash before, you'll recognize one immediately. Red, itchy, and sometimes scaly, rashes and rash-like conditions can be caused by a variety of factors. Most of them are environmental and happen when our skin is exposed to something that irritates...

Our skin is the largest organ on our body, and Spectrum Dermatology specializes in five of the most chronic skin conditions—sunburns, hair loss, rashes, Vitiligo, and varicose veins. Sunburn Most people have experienced a few sunburns in their life. The damage to your skin is both long-term...

It’s inevitable. Even if you put on sunscreen religiously, there always seems to be an area of your body that gets burned. Whether it’s your face, neck, arms or legs, it’s important to protect your body. While a sunburn is only temporary, it can be painful...

While skin conditions such as sunburns, rashes, acne, and melasma are common in the summer, this doesn’t mean they’re fun to deal with. They can be painful, itchy and unsightly, making it difficult to engage in fun activities. Fortunately, you don’t have to avoid the...

Summertime is the time to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with friends and family, yet occasionally, summer rashes such as hives and heat rash halt our fun. Summer rashes are made more uncomfortable by the heat and the sun which can also slow the...