One of the main causes of short itchy rash is any body which developed an allergic reaction.Skin allergy in the form of a rash or spots may appear absolutely anywhere on the body, but most often occur in areas too close contact with things or underwear outerwear.Most often it is a reddish-pinkish convex when probing a rash irregular arrangement, delivery because of the rather severe itching discomfort.Often, especially in children, allergic rash is accompanied by very strong scratching.
allergic rash develops as a result of contact with the allergen - substances that cause an allergic reaction protective body.
appear suddenly allergic rash on the face or on the body, called hives, which manifests itself after contact with the allergen almost instantly and often pass without any treatment during the day.Rashes are usually kind of light red and swelling may occur on large areas of skin, and localized on a strictly demarcated islets.It is up to the appearance of allergic rash dec
allergic rash on the face and body can lead to the development of this very life-threatening condition like angioedema, which apparently usually looks like an ordinary subcutaneous swelling usually begins with a skin of the cheeks or eyelids, gradually reaching the larynx and causing suffocation.No less serious complication is an allergic rash, anaphylactic shock, which, when failure to provide timely emergency care is often fatal
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Allergic contact dermatitis is also a form of allergic rashes.It manifests itself only in those areas of the skin, which are directly in contact with the causative allergen.Most often cause allergic contact dermatitis means skin care products, cosmetics, household chemicals, various metals, and so forth. A distinctive feature of contact dermatitis is that it usually is not immediately, but after a sufficiently long section of skin contact with the causative allergen.It starts itching, a place of contact with the allergen is red, fluid-filled blisters appear.
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allergic rashes often can be caused by food or environmental allergens.Perpetrators of allergies there is a huge number and for ascertaining the specific cause of allergies usually have to exert maximum effort.The most frequent allergens provoke an allergic rash: animal dander, house dust, food, pollen, detergents, some metals and their compounds (nickel buckles, locks, buttons and so on.).
food allergies, which always accompanies an allergic rash, usually provoke dyes, preservatives, shellfish, chocolate, tomatoes, strawberries, eggs, fish and so on. In short, the development of allergies may cause absolutely any food product, perhaps in addition to salt
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allergic rashes in children
allergic rash in a child often arises as a consequence of allergies to various medications.An important feature that helps to distinguish from infectious allergic rashes is quite good overall condition of the baby.Because of constantly harassing the child itching course can be irritability, but he is not marked fever, loss of appetite, drowsiness is observed.
What actions should be taken if the child has an allergic rash?
In the case of the baby allergic rash you must make sure that it is not broken health, he breathes freely and body temperature remained within normal limits.After that, we should remember what new courses were introduced in his diet in the last days or hours, a laundry detergent used to wash his things were applied recently any medication.If before the baby was already prone to the development of allergic reactions, it is necessary to limit the child's skin from exposure to various chemicals, and reduce to a minimum the use of children's creams, soaps and cosmetics.Soap should be used with neutral moisturizing effect on the skin, and you only need to buy it at a pharmacy.
If all the efforts have not led to the desired positive outcome, necessarily, on the recommendation of the doctor, you can use antihistamine creams and / or tablets.
in one degree or another allergic different manifestations occur in about 60% of all children, so the primary task of all parents is to prevent the further development of allergies, which, if not appropriate treatment are often transformed into such serious diseases such as hay fever, asthma dermatitis and bronchialAsthma
Allergic rash - treatment
treatment of allergic rash compulsorily appoint a qualified allergist, based on the results of analyzes and studies.For the treatment usually applied corticosteroids and antihistamines, as well as ointments and creams for topical relief of itching and inflammation.At the same time, we note that the latest generation of drugs for the treatment of allergic rashes due to lack virtually all side effects of medicines earlier years of production, are safer and more effective.Choose for the treatment of allergic rash should be with caution, as there is often an allergic reaction and natural products.
treatment of allergic rashes on the body is best to begin with the testing of the selected external medicine on a small patch of skin unaffected, and in the absence of an allergic reaction, begin to apply on the affected area of the skin.
treatment of allergic rashes on the face, especially when it comes to contact dermatitis, should be undertaken with extreme caution, becausehere the skin is more sensitive and more prone to trauma, which can lead to residual traces, from which it is very difficult to get rid of later.
As a precaution hives, people prone to allergic reactions should be carried out preventive procedures (physical and breathing exercises, proper nutrition), to lead a healthy lifestyle and to carry your already-proven remedy for allergies, the reception of which in the case of unforeseen acute developmentIt eases symptoms of an allergic reaction and give the necessary time to wait for emergency medical assistance.