Here’s How You Know It’s Time You See A Dermatologist

Good skin care is such an important daily regimen.

If you have been blessed with good, flawless skin, we hate you! This doesn’t mean you don’t need to see a dermatologist every now and then because you can develop a skin condition and it’s important to have one.

This goes to us all, flawless skin or not. Sometimes, though, it’s more important to see a dermatologist if you experience any of these!


1.You have acne that just won’t go away. 

You probably have tried all the OTC drugs and none of them seem to work. It’s time to see a professional because they will be able to determine what the problem is whether it’s hormonal imbalance or caused by medication.

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2.You suddenly become sensitive to the sun.

This can come with muscle aches and fatigue. You will probably have a biopsy done blood drawn to determine the cause. They are symptoms of systemic lupus.

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3. You have an itch that you can’t scratch. 

If you are itching for more than a week, you should see a dermatologist to assess the situation. This can be an allergic reaction to something.

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4. When you notice any unusual spots or patches.

Melasma is a hormonal reaction to sun exposure that causes patches to develop on the face. A professional can provide stronger bleaching agents, chemical peels, laser treatments and sunscreen that will give noticeable results.

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5. Red-skin freakouts.

This can be Psoriasis, which is caused by difficult life changes and can affect your joints and give you painful Arthritis. Sounds pretty serious and it’s best to see a dermatologist in such a case.

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