A 27-year-old female asked:
I have a patch of skin which is burning constantly & feels dry, in between my nose and left cheek. i also have an eruption of painful big spots on my face, jaw, neck & shoulders. why has my skin suddenly gone so bad? drinking more water than usual
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Orthodontics 55 years experience
Skin changes: Could be environmental, allergic, genetically driven, or other causes. Please see a skin specialist, a Dermatologist, to have your problems evaluated and properly treated. They may or may not be related to each other, so go find out.
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Last updated Mar 16, 2020
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