Your skin has many protective layers, and when it comes to infections, the more irritated it is, the worse it can be. Poison ivy, exposure to UV rays, and insect bites are some common causes of skin irritation. You skin may feel scaly, bumpy, or itchy, which can bothersome and lead you to seek medical attention.
Some forms of skin irritations include:
When home remedies don’t seem to be a quick fix for your skin irritations, seek medical attention at AFC Urgent Care Bridgeport. Most common skin irritations are not life threatening, and can be treated at urgent care centers such AFC Urgent Care Bridgeport at half the cost and wait time of the emergency room.
You should seek medical attention for symptoms such as:
- Redness in infected area
- High fever
- Swelling on the tongue, lips, or face
At AFC Urgent Care Bridgeport, our medical professionals can identify the cause of your infection, provide treatment, and recommend antiviral medicines. We’re open 7 days a week, and you never need an appointment to be seen. We accept a variety of health insurance policies and offer affordable self pay options.
For more information about our treatment services, please contact us at 203-333-4400 for our Boston Ave location, or reach us at 203-916-5151 for our Main St location.