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My whole body is itchy no matter what. I have used aveeno (oatmeal) lotion many times daily and i still itch everywhere. My skin is soft, not dry. Relief?
Many causes: Generalized itching(pruritis), in the absence of any visible abnormalities of the skin, can be due to occult(hidden) systemic illness such as malignancies and liver/biliary disorders.However, often times no definite cause is found. Anxiety, stress and psychiatric disorders can often cause itching. Medications can cause itching. For Advice for dealing with itching SEE: http://bit.ly/1u0iDFO ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Itchiness on scrotum and penis, comes and goes when I put aveeno (oatmeal) lotion makes it better but still itches plz tell me any suggestions Tia Doctor ?
SCROTUM/PENIS ITCH: COULD BE SOAP OR LAUNDRY DETERGENT. HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN GOING ON? PLEASE SEE A DERMATOLOGIST. SOON ...Read more
I get itchy legs, typically when i get out of the shower or when trying to sleep at night. I've tried clean sheets and new soaps. Aveeno (oatmeal) lotion helps.
Dry skin: The cause of itching without rash is most commonly dry skin, which is more common in dry months. The list of possible causes of itching is very long which includes rashes/skin conditions, infections, internal diseases, nerve disorders, irritation and allergies, medications, etc. If your symptoms do not resolve or worsen, best would be to see your primary doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more
Hi. I've had tinea versicolor for 1yr. No prescription worked. I've been drinking green tea and using aveeno (oatmeal) lotion and its gone. Does green tea help?
Tinea versicolor?: Tinea versicolor is an infection of skin with a yeast that normally lives in our hair follicles in oilier areas of skin. It can be lighter/darker than skin color or pink/reddish. May/may not be itchy & gets worse with hot weather, humidity & sweating. Sometimes can be treated topically with antifungal creams or shampoos but if extensive needs oral meds. Green tea and aveeno (oatmeal) lotion don't affect it. ...Read more
Ezcema is inflammed, ER docs perscribed bnedrayl.Its calming it but not taking it away.I also applied aveeno (oatmeal) itch lotion. Anything else I can do? Pleas
Eczema tips: This skin condition tend to be worse when the skin is dry and this is usually true during winter time. Using mild soap and moisturizing lotion may help. Mild Hydrocortisone may also help hasten resolution of symptoms.. Do not use Hydrocortisone continuously for more than 7 days at a time. ...Read more
I shaved my hair down to the scalp with just clippers. I washed with ivory soap and then applied aveeno (oatmeal) moisturizing lotion. Is this good or bad?
FINE: Those actions are acceptable regarding your shaving of hair. Best wishes. ...Read more