Understanding Acne And How To Get Rid Of Them

Written by Timothy Okooboh Acne popularly called pimples is a common skin problem among teenagers and adults. It affects both males and females. The presence of acne especially on the face can cause a feeling of embarrassment, low self esteem, anxiety and social isolation. The objective of this article is to improve your understanding of …

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Cellulitis; Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Written by Timothy Okooboh What is Cellulitis? Cellulitis is a bacteria skin infection.  It is an infection of the lower part of the dermis (inner layer of the skin) and subcutaneous tissues unlike impetigo that is an infection of the epidermis. Cellulitis is characterized by the cardinal symptoms of inflammation which are, redness, hotness or …

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Impetigo; Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Written by Timothy Okooboh In my previous post, I explained several skin lesions such as blisters, bullae, crust etc. A sound knowledge of skin lesions is fundamental to understanding various skin infections including impetigo. You can take a few minutes to read my post on skin lesions here→https://bit.ly/2wsPx6G What is impetigo (also known as School …

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