Allergy is a hypersensitivity of the body’s immune system when our body is under attack by something. The immune system of our body produces antibodies that help to fight against the invader which is known as an allergen. Skin allergies can also occur due to medication or infections. There are two common types of skin allergies eczema and hives which can be disturbing. If skin allergies are not treated earlier then they can have a negative impact on our life. Skin Allergy Treatment in Islamabad, Rawalpindi & Pakistan is all that you need to get rid of embarrassment and pain caused due to allergies. Visit the best Dermatologist to get diagnosed and treated earlier.
Causes of Skin Allergy:
There are a bunch of things that can cause allergic reactions when our skin comes in contact with them. Usually, our skin takes a few days to show an allergic reaction to certain substances. The major causes of skin allergy are as follows:
- Wearing jewellery made of nickel
- Makeup, certain chemical soaps, lotions, and body sprays
- Plants usually poisonous Ivy, Oak, and Sumac
- Latex gloves
- Topical medications
- Adhesives and nail polish
- Intake of certain food
- Pollen or insects
- Exposure to Ultraviolet rays
Many triggers can even worsen skin allergies. It is necessary to find out what type of things your skin is allergic to. There are certain foods to which our body is intolerant such as milk, citrus food, gluten, eggs, and nuts.
Symptoms of Skin Allergy:
The starting symptom of skin allergy is rashes on the affected area of the skin. You may have irritation on the skin. The symptoms of skin allergy are as follows:
- Flaky skin
- Small and raised bumps
- Cracked skin
If you notice any of the symptoms which last longer than 3 to 4 days then it is a must to visit a skin expert so that he will diagnose the cause of the skin allergy and find out the cause of it. After that, he will perform the treatment accordingly.
Diagnosis of Skin Allergies:
The skin care expert can diagnose the skin allergy by performing various tests. The most common type of test is skin pricking. He will apply a few drops of allergen and then will prick the skin with a small needle. If your skin is having an allergy then the skin will become red and bumps may appear. Other types of tests include blood tests, patch tests, and elimination diets. After performing the test he will determine which thing is causing skin allergy and will suggest to you the Skin Allergy Treatment in Islamabad & Pakistan which is best for you.
There are various treatment options for skin allergies that are undergoing at our Clinic. You will have an initial consultation with the skin expert who will examine your skin and will ask about your past skin condition and will tell you the treatment which will suit your skin and will provide you with the desired results. Some of the best treatment options are as follows:
Phototherapy is a non-invasive and painless treatment in which the affected area is exposed to ultraviolet radiation from time to time. These rays will reduce skin redness and will improve the skin’s appearance. You will need the suggested number of sessions to get rid of skin allergies.
Corticosteroid is suggested by the skin expert if the skin has become sore and inflamed. This treatment is a topical treatment and the doctor will tell you how many times you have to use the cream so that your inflammation and redness will fade away.
If your skin allergy is not in a small area and has occurred over a large area of the body then oral medication is best for you. Usually, steroid medicines suggested by the skin expert will treat the skin inflammation caused due to skin allergies.
In immunotherapy, the body’s immunity is built up to the things which are causing you skin allergy. During this treatment, the allergens are exposed to the skin surface from time to time. So our body becomes tolerant to the allergen. In this way, we will not develop skin allergies in the future.
Preventive Measures for Skin Allergies:
Following are some tips for you to prevent skin allergies which are given by skilled skin experts:
- Identifying the things to which you are allergic to
- Wear loose clothes made of cotton
- Keep your skin moisturised
- Take bath under lukewarm water
- Do not use soaps with harsh chemicals
- Keep your house clean and vacuum your house daily
- Use sunblock before going out in the sun
Cost of Getting the Treatment:
If you want a treatment for a skin allergy then you must have a question in your mind about how much you will have to pay for the treatment. So, the cost of Skin Allergy Treatment in Islamabad, Rawalpindi & Pakistan starts from PKR 5,000. The price may fluctuate depending on the size of the treatment area and the type of treatment selected.
Why Choose a Glamorous Clinic?
Glamorous Clinic has become the number-one choice for allergy treatments. Our doctors will evaluate your skin condition and will see the progress of the results of the treatment to provide you with the level of care which you deserve. So if you are suffering from skin allergies then get in touch with our skilled dermatologist and doctors. They will perform the treatment in the best way.
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