Skin is the first layer that shows your health of your body. There are many things that appear on your skin that should never be ignored. Ignoring the small unusual things that appear on your skin might sometimes be dangerous, as they could lead to serious problems.
Here are five signals that appear on your skin that needs immediate check-up:
Dark spotsDark spots appearing on your skin is not normal. Many people confuse these spots with aging. In most cases, dark spots symbolize insufficiency of adrenal which might lead to a disease called Addison’s disease. This disease is characterized with loss of appetite, low blood pressure, pain in the muscles and joints and low blood sugar levels.
FlakingFalling off of your skin is not normal. This is a serious condition that signals a serious medical condition in your body. In most cases, flaking is due to a hormonal imbalance, a vitamin deficiency or even an allergic reaction.
Excess sweating some people will experience excess sweating even after a small walk. This could be as a result of Graves’ disease. The disease affects your thyroid, which makes the skin to become thinner. More so, a person with this condition might feel their skin itch.
RashesIts pretty obvious that rashes mean something is wrong in your body. Rashes could be because of eating certain foods, taking certain medications or because of a certain contagious disease. Rashes due to chicken pox in adulthood needs to be checked immediately.
MolesHaving moles on your skin could be hereditary. However, when they grow continuously, it means something is wrong with your health. Moles could become painful, change in color and even in size. Always visit a doctor whenever you see something weird happening to your skin.
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