Pityriasis Rosea is a skin disease that has affected almost 0.15% of the population. The condition is also known as mother patches as the patches in this case are large. In common words, these are the big rashes that remain for almost 6 to 8 weeks. Sometimes, it last even longer and the patches are itchy also.
- The rashes begin with single, oval, and pink patches.
- The size ranges from 2cm to 10cm
- With time other patches appear near the neck, back, and arm.
- Mild itching and inflammation
In the extreme cases, there can be a mild headache, sore throat, as well as nausea. You should contact us on the first sign of these patches as they can be troublesome if left untreated. At Astoria Skincare, we will diagnose the existing problem by examining the skin and if the condition is severe skin biopsy can also be recommended.
Once the cause and level of damage are determined, we will prescribe a suitable medication to you. Once you have contacted us, there is nothing to worry as we will take care of the skin condition with utter attention.