Prickly heat rash, also known by the diagnostic name miliaria rubra, is caused by an inflammation of the sweat ducts. It is most common during hot or humid weather. The condition is usually temporary and can last from a few hours to several days.
Adults and children over the age of 12 can benefit greatly by using Snake Brand Prickly Heat Cooling Powder. This product has been specifically designed to provide rapid relief from heat rash and is noted for its effectiveness.