Scabies is a skin issue caused by the tiny burrowing mite, Sarcoptes scabies. The urge to scratch may arise at night as the mites lead to itching in its burrow. Scabies is contagious and tends to spread through physical contact. Due to its contagious nature, we recommend you to go under instant treatment and even the close family members should get checked.
Sign and symptoms
- Severe itching that worsen at night
- Irregular and thin burrow
Scabies can appear on any part of the body, including armpits, between fingers, around the waist, inner elbow, soles of the feet, knees, and buttocks. At Astoria Skincare, we look for the signs of mite and then they are examined under the microscope. The treatment for scabies involves medications that include lotion and creams. We aim at eliminating the infestation with medication.
Along with the medication, we also guide you through lifestyle changes and home remedies that will help you in controlling mite. Altogether you will be relieved from all the itching and skin related issues. Before the problem reaches its peak, contact us and we will kill it in the roots only.