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A 27-year-old female asked:

My daughter had pointed out these reddish purple spots on the back of my head that were never there before. not itchy or raised up. ?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 38 years experience
Mgt: It may be a contact dermatitis, if it spreads or is associated with other symptoms, medication may be needed. In the meantime, wash the area with a hypoallergenic soap such as Dove.
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