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itchy bumps on face that come and go

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina O'Hara
Specializes in General Practice
Irritation : This irritation of skin and hair follicles is likely due to profuse sweating. The first step is prompt showering after a run. Also, check to see if a ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Benoit
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Difficult to say: There are many causes for "red itchy bumps." Without a detailed examination and history, it would be difficult to pin down a specific treatment to he ... Read More
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
19 years experience Urgent Care
Get checked: I would not use Benzoyl Peroxide on dry skin. I would suggest a face to face visit with your doctor to confirm it is acne or something else like a ski ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
15 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Yes: Skin that is very dry can develop irritation. The best treatment would probably be to use a cream that is both an exfoliant and emollient. I general ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: It is best for the child if you take him to the doctor for evaluation. You do not want the skin to scar especially on the face
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Get tested: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful answer, without examining you and performing some tests. Please see your doctor. If you do not have a perso ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
More details: Since only the left cheek is affected (or is the whole face involved?), I suspect that this may be from a sensitivity to sunlight. Have you recently ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Many answers: Your rash needs to be examined by a doctor who may refer you to a dermatologist. If you blush easily, these bumps may be from rosacea.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Itchy Bumps: A visit to the dermatologist is required to ascertain the nature of these spots of patches of inflamed skin. If skin disorders such as acne, eczema, r ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: Rashes are notoriously difficult to diagnose online. You should see your family practice physician and have them look at it to determine the type of r ... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
This is difficult: to diagnose here without seeing the rash. Did you have any new exposures to foods, soaps, shampoos, medications? Are you sick with a fever or other sy ... Read More

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