Medi-Spa and Skin Wellness Center
The Cosmetic Surgery Center
68 Camp Street, Ste. 2
Hyannis, MA 02601
Our staff strives to improve the overall health of your skin by focusing on careful treatment of the skin and its conditions. Please use our skincare library to learn more about skin health, care and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.
"Rash" is a general term for a wide variety of skin conditions. A rash refers to a change that affects the skin and usually appears as a red patch or small bumps or blisters on the skin. The majority of rashes are harmless and can be treated effectively with over-the-counter anti-itch creams, antihistamines and moisturizing lotions.
Rashes can be a symptom for other skin problems. The most prevalent of these are:
A rash may be a sign of a more serious illness, such as Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, liver disease, kidney disease or some types of cancers. If you experience a rash that does not go away on its own after a few weeks, make an appointment to see one of our dermatologists to have it properly diagnosed and treated.