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A 20-year-old female asked:

Redness around eyes and mouth. hurts and itches, but then stops and turns red. have had on corners of mouth since december, left eye for 2 weeks. help?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Eczema: Sounds like dry skin and eczema. Try using a daily moisturizer and apply over the counter Hydrocortisone cream twice a day. If it continues see your doctor.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need for evaluation: It would require a detailed history and examination to arrive at a diagnosis. It may be due to nutritional deficiency, depending on your diet and any medications you may be taking, it could be manifestation of auto-immune disorder. Please see your doctor for a proper evaluation, diagnosis and treatment.
Last updated Aug 31, 2017


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