Advanced Dermatology Blog
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Cold, dry winter weather can contribute to a host of inflammatory skin conditions, and atopic dermatitis (AD) is one of the most common. It affects between 10-20% of children and 1-3% of adults. AD, also commonly called eczema, is a genetic condition that results in inflammation and rashing of the skin. It commonly occurs in people … Read More ›
Our Chicago winter weather brings a substantial decrease in both temperature and humidity compared to what our skin is accustomed to during the warmer seasons. Unfortunately, for many of us, this means the onset of cooler weather can also worsen more challenging and chronic genetic skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema and … Read More ›
As summer finally arrives, many people will find the hot and humid summer weather challenging for their skin. Many skin conditions become more problematic as summer approaches. These may include rashes that are autoimmune, allergic, infectious, or irritant in nature.