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itching weeks after sunburn

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Patterson
32 years experience Pediatrics
Anti-itch cream: Sunburn is caused by sun damage to the skin. The itching is part of the inflammatory response to that damage. You can use aloe-containing products, mu ... Read More
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Dr. Kenny Chuu
12 years experience Internal Medicine
VisualDX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermato ... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
This sounds like: a contact rash, possibly from your scarves. Is the rash anywhere else? How long does it last? I would recommend having it checked by your doctor. Or i ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Rosenfeld
41 years experience Ophthalmology
Allergic dermatitis: It may be a benign allergic dermatitis (rash) but it could be something else like psoriasis or benign skin growth. See a dermatologist.
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Dr. Gary Tuma
Dr. Gary Tuma answered
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Eczema: It could also be eczema a skin manifestation of stress.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maryam Shapland
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Poss folliculitis: This may be folliculitis (inflammation/infection of the hair follicles.). It can resolve by itself, and warm compresses/topical antibiotics (like Bac ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Dermatologist: I'm of the opinion that any skin lesion which looks unusual and is different from any other skin lesions on your body or ones that are changing or sym ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Blisters: Medications can trigger tiny blisters in the skin related to virus which has been quiet in your body. Please call your oncologist to have them looked ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Viral: Could be a herpes simplex. See a physician and get a definitive diagnosis. Good Luck
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Histamine: Histamine and other chemicals are released after a sunburn into the skin.
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Aloe: itching and blisters from sunburn Can be relieved by hydrocortisone cream aloe cream and vitamin E cream
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sunburn Itching: Keep sunburn cool w moist cool/cold compresses. Avoid alcohol containing products. Break off pieces of aloe vera plant ; apply sap to skin. Conside ... Read More
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