Ichthyosis Vulgaris Treatment Option and Causes
About Ichthyosis Vulgaris
According to dermatologists and researchers, ichthyosis vulgaris is a mild to severe, inherited, skin condition. It causes dry, dead skin cells to accumulate in patches on the surface of your skin. It’s also known to dermatologists as “fish scale disease.” That's because the dead skin accumulates in a similar pattern to a fish’s scales. It’s sometimes associated with other skin diseases like eczema. The patches of dry skin typically appear on the elbows and lower legs, most often affecting the shins in thick, dark segments. In severe cases, Ichthyosis Vulgaris may also cause deep, painful cracks to develop on the soles of your feet or palms of your hands. Once the skin barrier is broken by cracks and scales, the skin can become infected by bacteria. The skin is especially prone to Staphylococcus Aureus, which commonly lives on the skin. These infections will more seriously affect your health and require their own treatments.
To be rid of these painful symptoms you need a medical grade solution. You need something that quickly soothes skin, prevents itching, kills bacteria and calms the inflammation.
EMUAID® is a groundbreaking, scientifically-based, modern, homeopathic, topical Ichthyosis vulgaris ointment. It's engineered with natural healing ingredients and rare growth factor stimulators. These work to synergistically soothe irritation, calm inflammation, and safely fight the infection that produce your symptoms. The dermatology world simply has never seen anything like Emuaid before. Many customers report noticeable improvement and relief within 48 hours. EMUAID® is backed by our 30-Day Money Back Guarantee.
CAUSES OF ICHTHYOSIS VULGARIS
Dermatologists say that ichthyosis vulgaris is a genetically inherited disease. It can be passed on to children from one or more parents via a genetic mutation. If only one parent carries the mutated gene, the condition will likely be mild in the child. Bubut, if a child inherited the gene from both parents, they will more likely develop a severe case of ichthyosis vulgaris. For most children with a mutated ichthyosis vulgaris gene, their skin will usually look clear and healthy when they’re born. But they will develop scaly skin during the first few years after birth.
There is a non-genetic version of ichthyosis vulgaris called acquired ichthyosis. This condition usually develops as a secondary symptomatic disease. Cancer, thyroid disease, and HIV/AIDS can all cause acquired ichthyosis. This is part of the reason why it’s important to get clinically diagnosed by a dermatologist if you ever start experiencing scaly skin, especially as an adult. It may be a sign of a much worse, underlying health condition.
SYMPTOMS OF ICHTHYOSIS VULGARIS
Ichthyosis vulgaris slows a patient's natural ability to shed old or excessive skin cells. This makes it the easiest, clinical symptom to identify is chronic, skin tissue build-up. But, there are other symptoms associated with ichthyosis vulgaris, according to dermatologists.
The clinical symptoms of ichthyosis vulgaris include:
- Dry skin
- Extreme scaly skin
- Small, thick, tile-like scales
- White, gray, or brown scaly skin
- Flaky scalp
- Deep cracks in the patient's skin
- Localized pain or discomfort around the affected skin area
DIAGNOSIS AND ICHTHYOSIS VULGARIS TREATMENT OPTIONS
Doctors can diagnose ichthyosis vulgaris by looking at the skin. But occasionally a skin biopsy is performed. Ichthyosis vulgaris treatments include oral medications and exfoliating creams and ointments. These medications usually include some sort of Vitamin A derived retinoid.
Home care remedies for ichthyosis vulgaris include:
- Taking long, soaking, warm-watered baths
- Applying moisturizer or lubricating cream
- Using a portable humidifier
- ently patting skin dry after a bath or shower
- Over the counter salicylic acid (Applied twice daily)
ANTI-BACTERIAL AND ANTI-FUNGAL(1)
In a Time Kill Study conducted by a third party, laboratory, test results proved that EMUAID® kills Bacteria, Yeast and Mold on contact. It also eliminates 99.99% of unhealthy bacteria in less than 1 minute.(1)
(1)Kmieck, P. J. 2015. Modified Time Kill Study – Emuaid. No. 27181. Kappa Laboratories.
CALMS INFLAMMATION, ITCHING, PAIN, AND DISCOMFORT*
The soothing homeopathic ingredients in EMUAID® Ointment provide relief on contact. They calm inflammation, itching, pain, discomfort and improve overall skin health.* Each of the ingredients in EMUAID® has a long history of clinical support for providing outstanding benefits in skin therapy.
AIDS DAMAGED SKIN AND PREVENTS SCARRING
Any time the skin is damaged, there is a potential for scarring or permanent blemish. EMUAID® stimulates blood flow to rapidly promote the growth of new healthy skin cells and prevent scar tissue from forming.
SAFE AND PAINLESS – WITH NO SIDE EFFECTS
Unlike other leading Ichthyosis vulgaris ointments, EMUAID® has no irritating chemicals or reported side effects. It contains natural ingredients and can be used safely by the entire family. EMUAID® is unsurpassed in its simplicity and power.