Margate office (954) 974-3664
Weston office (954) 349-3376
Hives and Rashes are common skin conditions. Hives are red, itchy, raised areas of skin that appear in varying shapes and sizes. Hives are very common and most often their cause is hard to determine. They can be caused by a food allergy or air borne irritant. They tend to appear quickly, however they are not usually long term or serious. Typically they are treated with antihistamines or topical creams or lotions.
Rashes come in various types and forms. Raise red welts or small red patches a rash is a change of the skin which affects its color, appearance or texture. A rash may be localized in one part of the body, or affect all the skin. Rashes have various forms, such as diaper rash or contact dermatitis. The causes, and therefore treatments for rashes, vary widely. Treatment depends on the diagnosis, but usually topical creams or lotions can clear the skin.
To learn more about rashes and hives, contact us today!
Margate Dermatology | 3275 N. State Road 7 | Margate, FL 33063 | Office: (954) 974-3664 | Fax: (954) 974-4509
Weston Cosmetics and Dermatology | 17170 Royal Palm Boulevard | Weston, FL 33326 | Office: (954) 349-3376 | Fax: (954) 974-4509
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