- Created by: Ellsbells98
- Created on: 07-10-18 12:41
Contra-indication - something that affects the treatment from going ahead.
Medically contra-indicated - need GP permission and referral before carrying out the treatment.
Prevent - the treatment CANNOT go ahead.
Restrict - the treatment CAN go ahead but it needs to be adapted, or needs a GP referral.
Acne Vulgaris - condition that is linked to the hormones and is most common in teenage years. It includes inflamed skin, papules (angry/red spots), pustules (whiteheads), comedones, open pores and seborrhoea (greasy shine).
Boil - a red, raised painful lump will appear around a hair follicle and then pus will develop. It also extends deeply into the skin.
Dermatitis - inflammatory skin disorder where the skin becomes red, swollen and itchy with the possibility of blisters and pus.
Eczema - reddening of the skin with swelling, dryness…