Sun allergy and PMLE treatment - Polymorphous Light Eruption and more.

The list of preventive solutions I have tried throughout the past 10 years to avoid PMLE. Polymorphous light eruption (PMLE) is the most common sun allergy. If you suffer from PMLE, chances are beaches and exotic hideaways might not be your favourite vacation destinations. Despite the fact common preventive therapy (avoiding sunlight, wearing long clothes) […]

Polymorphous Light Eruption (PMLE)
March 6, 2012

What is polymorphous light eruption (PMLE)? Polymorphous light eruption (PMLE), otherwise termed Polymorphic light eruption (PLE), is a skin complaint caused by sunlight, which usually appears as an itchy rash on sun-exposed skin. It is the most common sun allergy, affecting people of all ethnic backgrounds. In temperate climates (4 seasons), PMLE is common during […]

If you’ve ever had a sun rash, chances are you’ve suffered from photodermatitis. Learn more about the most common types of sun allergies and their specific symptoms. What is a sun allergy? A sun allergy (also called sun poisoning, sun rash and photodermatitis) is a reaction of the immune system to sunlight, most often characterized […]