Contact Dermatitis

Allergic Contact Dermatitis Treatment

If you have red, itchy rash on your skin, there are chances that you have contact dermatitis, a skin condition triggered by substances your skin may be allergic to and that come into contact with your body. According to Dr. Shumaila, the rash is not very harmful; however, it can create uncomfort.

Contact dermatitis are mostly prompted by the use of cosmetics, soaps, fragrances, and contact with plants and jewelry. The condition can also be caused by contact with material at work.

Signs/symptoms of contact dermatitis:

  • Bumps and red colored rash
  • Itchy rashes
  • Skin that has cracks, or is dry and scaly
  • Appearance of blister
  • Draining liquid from the skin
  • Burning sensation and swelling of the skin

You should immediately seek dermatological consultation with Dr. Shumaila if:

  • The rash/bump on your skin is making life uncomfortable for you
  • You are experiencing pain
  • The rash stays at the site for more than a few weeks
  • You feel embarrassment about how your look with contact dermatitis
  • The breakout attacks your face and spreads to other parts of your body

Dr. Shumaila is a board certified dermatologists with several years of experience in diagnosing and treating contact dermatitis. Her skin clinic is also equipped with state-of-the-art technologies to treat your skin condition.

If you are having contact dermatitis or simply want to diagnose a potential contact dermatitis, you should book a consultation session with Dr. Shumaila today! She will diagnose your condition in a very comfortable and private environment besides recommending a tailor-made treatment plan for you.