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Rash Treatment in Monroe, LA

A rash is any change in the skin that may be accompanied by bumps, redness, itching, and other symptoms. Not all rashes require treatment, but we recommend that you have the rash evaluated. Dr. Janine Hopkins, M.D., F.A.A.D., board-certified dermatologist, offers rash treatments for men and women in Monroe, Shreveport, the Ark-La-Miss and the surrounding areas of Northeast Louisiana.

What is a Rash?

Coming into contact with an irritating substance may cause a reaction in your skin, such as redness, itching, and other symptoms. This type of change to the skin is known as a rash, and may be linked to:

  • Cosmetics and personal hygiene products
  • Allergic reactions
  • Medical conditions, such as measles and chickenpox
  • Side effects of medications

The term “rash” is very broad, and Dr. Hopkins will determine the exact nature of the rash. Rashes may be linked to medical conditions, such as:

What Are the Benefits of Rash Treatment?

Rashes develop for many reasons, some of which may not require medical attention while others do require evaluation at a minimum. Having Dr. Hopkins examine your rash not only helps you understand the nature of the condition, but also ensures that no complications develop.

How Do I Know If I Have a Rash?

Signs of a rash are:

  • Blisters and bumps
  • Sores
  • Itching
  • Scaly appearance
  • Discolored skin

What Should I Expect from Rash Treatment?

Home care is effective for many types of rashes. Dr. Hopkins will recommend if home care is adequate, or if you need medications and other treatments for your rash.

How Much Does Rash Treatment Cost in Monroe, LA?

The cost of rash treatment depends on several factors, such as the underlying cause of the rash and recommended treatment options. After Dr. Hopkins diagnoses your rash and develops a personalized treatment plan, we can provide you with pricing information.

Be Healthy, Be Beautiful. Contact Hopkins Dermatology Today.

The redness, itching, and other signs of a rash indicate that your skin is being affected by an environmental factor, medical condition, or side effect of medications. If you have a rash, we recommend that you be evaluated by board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Janine Hopkins, M.D., F.A.A.D.. Contact us today to schedule an appointment with Hopkins Dermatology, proudly serving Monroe, Shreveport, the Ark-La-Miss and the surrounding areas of Northeast Louisiana.