How Exactly Is Itchy Skin Treated?

Q:
How exactly is itchy skin treated?

A:
There are many ways to treat itchy skin. After reading this short article, you will learn about some of the common treatments.

Here are the treatments:

  • Curing the disease that causes itchy skin. Internal disease like liver disease and kidney failure may lead to itchy skin.
  • Phototherapy. A doctor will expose your skin to ultraviolet light. This has to be repeated until the itchiness improves a lot.
  • Medications. Your doctor may give you a kind of medicated cream, and ask you to use it on the itchy area.

 

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