In the U.S., more than 30 million Americans deal with the red, itchy, scaly symptoms of eczema. While people focus on treating the eczema symptoms, this inflammatory skin condition is more than just its rash-like appearance. According to WebMD, eczema refers to a group of conditions that cause the skin on
From an impaired sense of smell and taste down to the more commonly known respiratory symptoms, COVID-19 affects multiple parts of our body in ways we don’t completely understand yet. However, a new symptom visible to the naked eye has been bugging the medical community. In the past few months,
In celebration of Positive Thinking Day, Cottonique reminds everyone to set aside a moment to concentrate on all the positive things despite eczema flare-ups. A single optimistic thought may not eliminate your eczema, but a positive mindset can help lessen stress, cut down anxiety, and live well with the skin
A maculopapular rash usually occurs at a large area on the body, and is usually red and has small, confluent bumps. The sandpapery rash of scarlet fever, or scarletina, is the classic example of a maculopapular rash. The most distinctive feature of the rash is the pattern of macules or
There are many people around the world who drink coffee to keep them up early in the morning. Coffee contains caffeine, a natural drug that stimulates the nervous system. But what effect can caffeine have on the body if the person is allergic to it? Read on to find out.
Avocado allergy is a rare condition but easily manageable. People who suffer from this condition either have an oral allergy to avocados or are allergic to latex. Symptoms of avocado allergy People who have an oral allergy to avocado are also allergic to birch pollen and the symptoms that come