Why physical therapy treats the skin where medicine is powerless

Allergies to many factors, and various skin diseases in the summer to bother you often. Pollen and food allergens (strawberries, raspberries), infectious diseases of the skin, which people, and especially young children get sick swimming in the water or after insect bites…  

Promote further inflammation on the skin, heat and sweating. Medication often does not help or help insufficiently. Then the dermatologist or physiotherapist prescribed physiotherapy.

What skin disorders are treated with physical therapy

Physiotherapy is often prescribed for allergic dermatitis to relieve itching, redness, swelling of the skin and skin rash. So, with pustular skin lesions often prescribe ultraviolet radiation, which has a bactericidal effect. Physical therapy many: ultrafort, darsonvalization, cryotherapy, various bathroom – sulfide, coal tar, pine, paraffin baths, etc. So using physiotherapy to treat acne: when the pustules on the skin “fade”, remain pigmented areas. Long physiotherapy sessions help to improve skin condition and avoid recurrences.

Proven effectiveness of physiotherapy in the treatment of psoriasis, treatment is prescribed after the new lesions cease to appear. And treatment of fungal infections of the skin, nails, hair and mucous membranes through physical therapy more effective in the early stages. Also with the help of physiotherapy treatments successfully treat:

  • abrasions, wounds;
  • vitiligo
  • scleroderma
  • cosmetic defects, remove wrinkles, tighten the skin
  • burns;
  • warts;
  • seborrhea;
  • hyperkeratosis;
  • dandruff.

What is the therapeutic effect of physiotherapy

With the help of physiotherapy treatments can not only relieve itching, remove inflammation, pigmentation, rashes or skin irritations, smooth out wrinkles, tighten the skin and improve the complexion. Physiotherapy also has a sedative effect, that is, soothes the excited nervous system, improves blood composition, and corrects the work of the immune and endocrine systems, reduces the permeability of blood vessels.

Also with the help of physiotherapy, you can improve the process of regeneration (recovery) tissues, increase the body’s production of collagen, without which the skin loses its firmness and elasticity, to train the muscular system. Therefore, in some cases physiotherapy can be much more effective medication. With skin diseases prescribed physical therapy, both General and local action.

What are the methods of physiotherapy are

To normalize the emotional state, use electric, to reduce the activity of the excited nervous system helping electrophoresis, EP UHF. To relieve itching and soften the skin use a variety of bubble baths. Widely used in dermatology and cosmetology darsonvalization: using effect on the skin and mucous membranes pulsed high-frequency currents to treat not only skin diseases and wrinkles, as well as chronic respiratory disease, diseases of the joints, etc. it is Very convenient to have your own portable device Darsonval and after consultation with physician, dermatologist and cosmetologist to do the procedure at home.