7 Ways Stress Affects Your Skin

Learn what to do when stress wreaks havoc on your skin.

7 Ways Stress Affects Your Skin

Stress, in its many forms – whether environmental, psychological, or physical – is one of the most common triggers for skin issues. When you’re stressed, you may notice changes on your face or on your body that signal a reaction or inflammation. Find out what stress can cause and how to treat and relieve each condition.

Hives/Rashes

Although food is a common cause for hives or urticaria, stress can also trigger this type of allergic reaction that leads to round, red welts on the skin. Medication can often be used to treat a breakout of hives. If your rash is severe, consult with a doctor to determine the best treatment plan for you.

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Are We at the End of the Pandemic? The CDC Director Weighs In

Dr. Oz talks to Dr. Rochelle Walensky about what the future of the pandemic looks like.

With COVID-19 vaccinations on the rise and outdoor masks coming off, Dr. Oz talks to Dr. Rochelle Walensky about what the future of the pandemic looks like.