Dry skin is extremely common, especially in our dry climate. Dry skin can lead to a variety of issues including itching, rashes, and skin infections.
Itching can be a major problem leading to lack of sleep and decreased quality of life. There can be many causes of itching and many treatments are available.
A changing mole or skin growth is a very important reason to see a dermatologist. Early detection of skin cancers is crucial to improving chances of survival.
While most skin growths are benign, proper evaluation by a dermatologist is important as many skin cancers can be difficult to diagnose.