Preventing Fall and Winter Skin Sensitivity

Colder temperatures, dry air, and decreased humidity that accompany the fall and winter seasons can have a detrimental effect on skin health, especially among those with more sensitive skin types. These patients are particularly prone to adverse symptoms and cutaneous manifestations related to seasonal shifts, including irritation, dryness, flaking, and even bleeding presenting all over […]

Fall and Winter Sensitive Skin Irritants

Colder weather during the fall and winter can bring the onset of irritated, dry, and sensitized skin. Types of dermatitis, such as pruritus hiemalis, are seasonal and can be spurred by cold, dry air as well as irritated by other external factors. However, such cutaneous changes can be prevented and treated with appropriate dermatologic care […]