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Ashy White Spots In The Face
Sunscreen: The white areas on her face likely represeent pitiriasis alba, a benign skin condition that involves such areas that do not take up sunlight as well as the surrounding skin. The tanning produced by more summer sun will amplify the difference between the involved skin and the normal skin next to it. Liberal use of a good sunscreen will reduce the effect of the sun. ...Read more
Eczema: Most likely, post photo.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have some white spots on my penies head before some days I have only one spot I found but today I have more than five white spots?
Fordyce spots: This could be several things (that are not sexually transmitted I mean). The first, Fordyce spots. They’re minute sebaceous glands and are part of the natural structure of many penises. Second. Pearly papules are also normal. They are very small bumps, the same colour as your skin, but with a pearly appearance. If your concerned for herpes, or genital warts or syphilis. have a doctor look at it. ...Read more
I have a reaction each time I sit in the sun where my face the next morning is covered in small white spots which can be popped but then reappear?
Sun sensitivity: May have sun sensitivity. Need examination by your dr. ...Read more
I have little white spots that stick out like 1mm on my rim of the head and also have same kind of spots under the rim but not much, what's wrong?
May be eczema?: Whitish spots on the face may be eczema (pityriasis alba), especially if it dryish and itching a bit. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist (skin doctor) should look at it if it doesn't go away with simple treatment. Sometimes the rash can be ringworm (a fungus) or some other disorder. Simple treatment of a spot may mean trying over-the-counter Hydrocortisone 1% cream, plus moisturizers. ...Read more
Possibly fungus: You may have tinea versicolor. Apply selsun blue shampoo to skin, leave on for a few minutes, then rinse off in shower. Do this 2-3 times per week for a month to help treat the fungus. The color will take time to get back to normal, but the treatment will prevent the condition from getting worse. ...Read more
Since one month I m getting white spots on my face. ... I don't know what is happening can u give me some suggestion to cure it it is dry and I m blac?
Likely Milia: Without seeing you, it's difficult to say what your little white spots are under the eyelids and face. Commonly, small 1-2mm white bumps are usually milia, which are small cysts under the skin. Other while bumps include xanthelasma and syringomas. I would recommend that you see a dermatologist who will be able to evaluate these areas and treat them. ...Read more
Hypopigmentation: Comelite contains bleaching agents and certainly can cause lightening of the skin. If patchy lightening occurs, it is time to stop using that cream. Time may restore the lost pigmentation. ...Read more
BF has tiny 3 white spots not bubbly (tried to remove but won't go) inside meatus & one on head? Is it the cause of his pinching?? What could this be??
Having white spots and looks like layer of the sking is pealing off and there is swelling in the lower part of pennies head. Is there any problem with?
IF HAVE PROBLEMS WITH THE HEAD OF YOUR PENIS (NOT PENNIES), SEE YOUR DOCTOR.
I DON'T KNOW HOW LONG YOU HAVE HAD THEM.
TO PLAY SAFE AND SEE A DOCTOR. ...Read more
White spots on my face. Hi, I'm 21 years old and I have a few white spots/ discoloration on my face? I've noticed that I had these spots before and they went away. I think I got them during the summer. I've done a little bit of research and the spots that
Could be vitiligo: Check with your doc.Get a more detailed answer ›
It is not likely that the spots are due to vitamin deficiency, and it would take an examination to ascertain the nature of the spots and their cause. However, there will be no harm in taking mufti-vitamin tablets available over the counter and see if that helps. If not, it would be time to see a doctor.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
White spots: There are various reasons this could be occurring. Visualization of skin and history need to be done in order to make diagnosis and provide treatment options. ...Read more
Depends...: ...On the cause. Pityriasis alba (literally "white spots") is common in children but unusual in adults. Tinea versicolor, a superficial yeast colonization, can occur on the face, and can create light spots. Vitiligo can occur on the face, but the patches are white, not merely lighter than surrounding skin. You really should have a dermatologist take a direct look and give you a precise diagnosis. ...Read more
Possible fungus: Certain fungal infections of the skin often appear as white patches, particularly after sun or tanning light exposure as the affected skin does not darken as much as the surrounding skin. Over the counter and prescription medications are available for these types of infections. ...Read more
See eye doctor: It could be cysts, xanthaloma, molluscom.Get a more detailed answer ›
So lately I've been getting like medium white spots on my face. Why and how can I get rid of them?
My daughter of 5 has some white spots that came up on her bum and face, what can remove these spots?
A dermatologist's: Input is needed, for evaluation and management, unfortunately your brief description isn't informative enough, good luck ...Read more