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I feel burning sensation on my face skin after taking a shower what could this be?

I feel burning sensation on my face skin after taking a shower what could this be?

Soap sensitivity?: You may want to check out the agents that may have co tact with your face such as soap, shampoo, shaving cream, etc. It is possible that you are reacting to the water temperature but much less likely. ...Read more

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Burning pain in top of leg, calf muscles feel like their tightening, inner tremor, tingle in side of face, hot showers cause weakness and tremor in legs?

Burning pain in top of leg, calf muscles feel like their tightening, inner tremor, tingle in side of face, hot showers cause weakness and tremor in legs?

MRI brain with FLAIR: The facial tingling and response to hot shower is concerning. Your neurologist will want to do a good exam and get an MRI of the head to exclude MS or clinically isolated syndrome. ...Read more

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Hi, I took a hot shower and I felt something burning on my face, and when I took a look in the mirror, I saw I had a big hive on my forehead.

Hi, I took a hot shower and I felt something burning on my face, and when I took a look in the mirror, I saw I had a big hive on my forehead.

Explanation: Contrasts of temperature sometimes may give the urticaria like hives. They are self limited and may resolve in few hours. You can use Benadryl for help. ...Read more

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My husband has a burning sensation on the head of his penis. No pain with urinating. Could it be our hot tub or laun. Detergent, or shower soap?

My husband has a burning sensation on the head of his penis. No pain with urinating. Could it be our hot tub or laun. Detergent, or shower soap?

Yes: Irritation of the sensitive tissues of the genitals and face can occur from exposure to chemicals with fragrance, different pHs or caustic ingredients that can be found with soaps, detergents and pools/hot tubs. ...Read more

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I used aloe and now my cheeks are dark red and my face feels like its burning how do I soothe the pain?

I used aloe and now my cheeks are dark red and my face feels like its burning how do I soothe the pain?

Aloe vera: Although side effects are not common with aloe ; it is used to treat some skin conditions, it has the potential to cause skin irritation. Rinse the aloe off with cool water. You can apply cool compresses to your skin to decrease the pain. ...Read more

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My friend's face sometimes gets red/feels like its burning, & her nose gets puffy. She has body aches & headache today, but her body temp is normal?

My friend's face sometimes gets red/feels like its burning, & her nose gets puffy. She has body aches & headache today, but her body temp is normal?

Infection: Need a thorough history and exam. Sound like flu-like symptoms but could be an infected tooth or gums or some type of allergic reaction. I would not hesitate to see a doctor right away. ...Read more

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My head feels like its burning inside its like in the very top. What could this be? I am on meds for sinus infection. Amox/clav.

My head feels like its burning inside its like in the very top. What could this be? I am on meds for sinus infection. Amox/clav.

Sinusitis: Your symptoms can be related to your sinus infection. Try a saline snus rinse. If your symptoms don't improve on the antibiotic, call your doctor for reassessment. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump that feels like a bone behind my ear it doesn't hurt unless I touch it then it feels like its burning and sends pain up my face?

I have a hard lump that feels like a bone behind my ear it doesn't hurt unless I touch it then it feels like its burning and sends pain up my face?

Lesion: It sounds like you have a cyst on the glossopharyngeal nerve. It is not possible to tell why you have it from your story - it could be from a recent infection, it could be scar tissue. .. or a cyst that is compressing the nerve sheath. You need to have a physical exam by your doctor, and then you may need other tests afterwards depending on what she sees. ...Read more

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My face feels like it is burning. Why is this so?

My face feels like it is burning. Why is this so?

Photosensitivty: Is this happening in the sun? Many possible causes- medications, lupus and other connective tissue diseases, rosacea and allergic dermatitis are the most common causes. I would get checked by derm and try to establish when it happens, what makes it better/worse. ...Read more

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My face feels like it is burning a lot. How do I treat this?

Burning face: What else could be going on? Any meds, exposures to new chemicALS ...Read more

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What is the cause of feels like burning sensations or hot at the top of your head im getting anxious about it?

What is the cause of feels like burning sensations or hot at the top of your head im getting anxious about it?

Hot head: It is more common to have a numb sensation on the top of the head. Most of the time people complained of temperature change on top of the head, I found them to be anxious. Are you under a lot of stress? Please do not get the wrong idea. I am not suggesting anything. For the most part, it is probably nothing serious as I do not know of any significantly bad condition with this complaint. ...Read more

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Why does my face feel icthy and burning hot?

Why does my face feel icthy and burning hot?

May be allergy: May be an allergic reaction to some kind if food, cream, soap, shampoo or medication (like niacin). Watch all the above, try antihistamine s over counter, if persists see an allergist ...Read more

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Is it bad to feel cold senation in my head & burning sometimes?

Is it bad to feel cold senation in my head & burning sometimes?

Don't know: It depends on where you feel it, it could be an early shingles infection or a pinch nerve or dental problem. To get a better idea would have to know how long, when it started, other medical problems and was there any history of trauma, my guess is whatever the issue it is it is not serious to warrant immediate medical attention however you should see a physician as soon as you can. ...Read more

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I woke up sick, my head feels like it's burning but I don't have a fever. This always happens when I get sick and I was just wondering why?

I woke up sick, my head feels like it's burning but I don't have a fever. This always happens when I get sick and I was just wondering why?

DIlatation: Often with infections people get flushed feelings from capillary dilatation even without fever. Your body temperature may rise only slightly but may still be within normal limits, but your pulse (heart rate) May be slightly fast. All these are reactions to toxic substances and chemical agents released during infection. ...Read more

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I've been having a burning sensation from what feels like the inside of my head. I've also been having tingling sensations that are dull. Thoughts?

I've been having a burning sensation from what feels like the inside of my head. I've also been having tingling sensations that are dull. Thoughts?

Need an examination: A symptom of "burning sensations inside my head " and tingling sensations is less likely to be due to a serious disease and more likely due to stress or anxiety. BUT it's not possible to diagnose these symptoms without knowing your medical history and without the ability to ask you specific questions and examining you. Please see a Dr. To be sure nothing serious is present, better safe than sorry. ...Read more

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I would like to know why I get burning inside my head before headache

I would like to know why I get burning inside my head before headache

Perhaps sinus: Chronic sinusitis could readily trigger a headache, and the inner burning could well suggest sinus inflammation. Other issues could be in play, perhaps a pre-migrainous aura, and this could all be assessed face to face with your doctor. ...Read more

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35 year old f, about two wks now of and on inside my brain only not my head or face or skin just my brain feels like it's on a fire burning should ibe?

35 year old f, about two wks now of and on inside my brain only not my head or face or skin just my brain feels like it's on a fire burning should ibe?

Uncertain of cause.: However, medical assessment may be helpful in determining cause. Your question was cut off - so I am not sure what you were going to ask. ...Read more

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Burning my head unbalanced 2 weeks pain?

Get checked quick!: Head pain with trouble balancing that has not gone away needs to be checked soon: in the next few days, to find out what is going on. If the pain or balance trouble worsens, go to an ER. ...Read more

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Burning intense feeling in head all over has lasted over an hour now? I'm very worried. Any thoughts?

Burning intense feeling in head all over has lasted over an hour now? I'm very worried. Any thoughts?

History & Exam: Your symptoms seem severe enough to warrant a thorough history and exam. Only that will point to the possible causes and then appropriate diagnostic or therapeutic action can be taken. See your pcp urgently. ...Read more

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Sometimes parts of my head get really hot almost to the point of burning and goes away. What could this be? Also have nerve problems in head.

Sometimes parts of my head get really hot almost to the point of burning and goes away. What could this be? Also have nerve problems in head.

Neuropathy: It sounds like you are describing local pain/burning on the surface of your head that comes and goes. As it is variable, this sounds like a neuropathy. There may be nerve endings in the scalp that are more sensitive. Thus, they may "fire off" and lead to the burning sensation. There are metabolic causes of neuropathy such as diabetes or thyroid. Disease. Check with your doctor as it can be helped. ...Read more

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For the last month I sometimes get a very sharp, burning, sensitive pain in my upper and middle back & now head. I was wondering what it could be.?

For the last month I sometimes get a very sharp, burning, sensitive pain in my upper and middle back & now head. I was wondering what it could be.?

Muscle spasms: Spasms can pinch on the tiny nerves that go to the skin. Areas of stress like upper back can feel that way. The answer is stretching, massage or physical therapy....if its getting worse get a quick check at the doctors just to make sure that they can feel those areas and confirm or change the plan ...Read more

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I was sitting outside next to a stick of burning incense and some of it would blow in my face when the wind would shift. Now my cheat is really heavy?

I was sitting outside next to a stick of burning incense and some of it would blow in my face when the wind would shift. Now my cheat is really heavy?

Irritation: This is a form of air pollution that can cause irritation/inflammation of the trachea or bronchial tubes which should eventually clear without any specific treatment. See your physician if you develop wheezing, productive cough with discolored sputum, fever or shortness of breath. ...Read more

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Laced pot head burning?

Laced pot head burning?

Laced with what?: Pot (marijuana) has been known to be laced with a huge number of things, depending on what the dealer is trying to accomplish with his prey. If simpy wants to use less pot and add a filler, it may be baking soda. If wants victims to get hooked to heavier stuff, he (or she) will add Cocaine or heroine or hallucinogen. Addiction prone person need be expose only once, which then is the new craving. ...Read more

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Please I keep having burning sensatiom on my face. Please what is the cause?

Please I keep having burning sensatiom on my face. Please what is the cause?

Burning on face: Burning sensation on face can be caused by eczema, dryness, irritation, rosacea and some other skin conditions. They are treated differently so please talk to your dermatologist. Facial skin is sensitive so using a gentle cleanser like purpose cleanser or cetaphil bar without washcloth, avoiding fragrances and dyes in everything you use, using an oil-free moisturizer for sensitive skin helps. ...Read more