While some skin conditions are triggered by environmental factors like allergies, others are chronic conditions that may be autoimmune. Talk to your dermatologist about any skin concerns you have; he or she can make an accurate diagnosis and recommend treatment to clear the skin or alleviate symptoms. In the resources below, learn more about the different skin conditions and rashes that can arise from allergies, autoimmune disorders, and other factors.
- A chronic skin condition characterized by red skin and rashes, atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is considered a kind of skin allergy. Learn more about atopic dermatitis, including answers to common questions, with this dermatology guide.
- From chemical contact to an allergic reaction, the cause of rashes is varied. This slideshow of common skin rashes helps you identify the different kinds of rashes and the factors that trigger them.
- Some skin rashes can be caused by autoimmune skin diseases like lupus or scleroderma. With an autoimmune disorder, a patient’s body targets its own cells and organs. Read more about these skin disorders, how they arise, and how to recognize them.
For more information about dermatology, please contact the dermatologists at Advanced Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery. As part of the largest dermatology practice in America, our doctors can assist you with all of your cosmetic or clinical skincare needs. Immediate appointments are available at one of our Tampa offices. To locate an office or doctor near you, please visit Advanced Dermatology online or call us today at (866) 400-3376.