Symptoms, conditions and causes

What are diabetic skin signs of diabetes?

High blood glucose affects the skin both directly and indirectly. Insulin, a hormone that helps lower glucose, can also affect the skin. When you have high blood glucose, you’ll typically also have high insulin and insulin resistance, at least in the beginning.

Skin conditions that can be related to high blood sugar:

1. Petechiae and purpura

2. Gangrene

3. Ulcers in the legs or feet

4. Swollen red eyelids

The best remedies for skin conditions related to diabetes:

• Get on the Healthy Keto® diet

• Do intermittent fasting

• Consume one tablespoon of apple cider vinegar mixed in water a few times a day

• Take berberine

Last updated: Oct 23, 2023 14:00 PM