What is the reason for the appearance of red spots on the body?

Dermatologist and cosmetologist Dr. Olga Andrianova said that the appearance of red spots on the body may indicate allergies or stress.

“Red spots can appear as an allergic reaction to different types of allergens, including food allergies, insect bites, pet bites, dust or flowers,” she says in an interview with the Izvestia newspaper. the result of an infectious disease.

According to her, it is possible to determine the cause of the appearance of red spots by conducting laboratory tests, and then, depending on their results, prescribe the necessary treatment.

“In some cases, it is enough to remove the allergen for the red spots to disappear automatically. But in other cases, drugs must be used to quickly remove them,” she says.

The expert notes that red spots may appear after using cosmetics, or after various cosmetic procedures.

She says: “Painful cosmetic procedures can cause an allergic reaction, including: chemical peels, mechanical cleaning, and patients’ use at home of scrubs and other products used in cosmetics or cosmetics, such as ointments, creams, etc., which may damage the skin. and cause, if not an allergic reaction, then red spots. In this case, it is necessary to remove these drugs from the skin and use antiallergic agents.

She adds that red patches can appear with skin conditions such as rosacea or rosacea, as well as stress.

Source: Izvestia newspaper.