Posay Roche Gel-cream is an anti-irritation cleanser that cleanses and softens the skin, nourishes the skin of the Face and body, Atopic dermatitis, Intense skin dryness, skins intolerant to soaps, babies, children and adults.
It is a chronic and hereditary type skin alteration that causes that in situations considered normal, a release of histamine occurs that transforms into itching, redness and skin rashes. It must be specified that it is not an allergy, as it is due to a high endogenous level of immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for mediating to produce histamine.
The most common symptoms are extremely dry skin (called xerosis) with itching, as well as possible swelling and redness of the skin.
If it is more exacerbated, lumps may occur that release liquid with scratching.
If left untreated or treatment is insufficient, it can lead to chronic eczema,in which the skin appears very thickened.
There is no exact pattern. They can appear chronically or intermittently at any age. They may also disappear after having had an episode and never remembering them again.
The appearance also depends on age, being the different injuries as we can see below:
Scratching is not the solution to this problem, as you can cause wounds at risk of becoming infected,the way the injury is worsened. We must be especially careful with our children, since he is not aware of this fact and the itching encourages them to scratch.
Treatments that currently exist do not eliminate atopic dermatitis, they only keep it under control. Detnro of these treatments include corticoides, antihistamines, topical insulinpressors, antibiotics, and phototherapy,treatments that will be our doctor in charge of prescribing them.
Your doctor may also recommend parapharmacy products:
In the GT pharmacy we have both gels and creams specific for atopic dermatitis, with a great variety to be able to choose the ones that best suit your skin.