ItchFace cream for itching being applied on the face

Itch is a complicated symptom. Most frequently it implies an allergic reaction, and this involves a medical diagnosis. If the cause of itch is not known, a medical evaluation is  strongly recommended.
We recommend basic skin care instructions that help to prevent itching and sometimes creams, and occasionally oral steroids.

Causes of Itch

  1.  Dry Skin
  2. Eczema or other skin rash
  3. Reaction to drug or supplement.* (Please bring in your medication list to your appointment)
  4. Airborne allergens
  5. Food
  6. Insect bites
  7. Scabies, lice or other communicable itch
  8. Internal malignancy
  9. Renal Failure
  10. Liver Failure

Treatment of Itch

The treatment of itch depends on the cause. We recommend Sensitive Skin Care to everyone and further recommendations for prescription or non-prescription treatments are customized to the individual

To learn more about ways to treat itch contact THE CENTER for Advanced Dermatology today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Holy.