What is Demodex itching sensation?

Itching (or itchy skin) is an irritating sensation that makes you want to scratch your skin. Sometimes it can feel like pain or some sort of burning, but it is different. Often, you feel itchy in one area in your body, but sometimes you may feel itching all over your body. Along with the itching, you may also see rash or hives on your skin.

Over population of Demodex mites can cause itching on your skin or scalp. By removing Demodex mites Demodex related itching gradually will be fade away.

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Cause of itching

Itching could be a symptom of many health conditions. Some common causes  are:

Allergic reactions to food, insect bites, pollen, and medicines

Skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, and dry skin

Irritating chemicals, cosmetics, and other substances

Parasites such as pin worms, scabies, head and body lice

Cause of itching


Liver, kidney, or thyroid diseases

Certain cancers or cancer treatments

Diseases that can affect the nervous system, such as diabetes and shingles

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What is the relation between itching and Demodex mites?

In order to answer this question, we should know what Demodex mites are. Demodex mites are microscopic parasites that live under hair follicles and in oil glands. They are linked to many issues such as Demodex mites rosacea and Demodex acne and much more.

Demodex folliculorum brings about different kinds of scalp problems. The most typical kinds of scalp infections result from the infestation of these parasites. It is particularly common among individuals who suffer with acne, another skin condition that is highly linked with these mites.

They consume skin oils as well as dead skin cells. Their presence and activity in the scalp causes itching, formation of dandruff flakes, and hair loss. If the presence of the Demodex mites is exceedingly high, the symptoms also become more extreme such as yellowish itchy scabs, scaly and red patches, and excessive flaking. Since they are also itchy, the host will start to scratch hard which can result to scaling.

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How to treat Demodex itching?

Ungex aims to eliminate mites with its innovative Care Plan and by providing the best products to treat Demodex hair mites. The Care Plan is a combination of Ungex products used in conjunction with the correct method.

Ungex products basically lay siege to the Demodex populations on your body, by helping remove their main food source, making your body an awful place for them to live, and night after night lessening their populations, until eventually the very last remaining is killed.

Ungex helps you treat all types of human follicle mites known as Demodex folliculorum and brevis which lead to itching and other hair and skin problems.