A 47-year-old member asked:
How come my skin itch?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Allergy/Eczema/other: It may be due to allergy to something or skin condition like eczema if you have dry skin and/or rash
you can try over the counter allergy meds like benadryl, (diphenhydramine) zyrtec/claritin .But if it oersist check with your doctor.
4.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 36-year-old member asked:
How come my skin itch after a shower?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Dermatopathology 41 years experience
Drying: Using soap and hot water can actually dry out the skin, causing it to itch.
4.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 89-year-old member asked:
Skin itch ?
3 doctor answers • 11 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 46 years experience
6.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jan 5, 2019
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.