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What's the best way to get rid of rash on face?

What's the best way to get rid of rash on face?

Depends on…: …the cause of the rash: razor burn, acne, rosacea, shingles, contact dermatitis, drug reaction, photodermatitis, phytophoto- dermatitis, etc. Rashes are difficult to diagnose without good history & direct observation. See fp or dermatologist. Be sure to take along list of meds (rx & otc) as well as supplements you take & how you've treated rash already. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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Best way to get rid of facial rashes?

Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of posin ivy rashes?

What is the best way to get rid of posin ivy rashes?

Calamine and steroid: Use calamine to help dry and ease the itch early on and then switch to an over the counter steroid to help it when its dried. Go see a dermatologist if this isnt enough to control your symptoms. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of a body rash?

What is the best way to get rid of a body rash?

Determine cause: It is important to first determine the cause such as contact dermatitis, drug reaction, photosensitivity, fungal infection, etc. This will provide the method to best treat the condition. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of slap cheek rash on cheeks?

What is the best way to get rid of slap cheek rash on cheeks?

Not sure: I assume is long standing and if so most likely a type of eczema that is hard to control but can be done- best to see a dermatologist, otherwise if new should resolve as may be an irritation. ...Read more

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Best way to get rid of a candida rash my son has been battling for almost 2 months? Nystatin:hydrocortisone:ihles paste clears it and it comes back.

Underlying cause: You should talk to your child's doctor about sources of reinfection: pacifiers, bottle nipples, your breasts, if your son also has oral thrush. If not, just being in wet diapers predisposes a baby to candidal rashes. Make sure you are changing him often. There is also an oral medication that might be appropriate; speak to your child's doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of a inner thigh rash?

What is the best way to get rid of a inner thigh rash?

Reduce the cause: It is important to determine the cause of the rash. If due to a fungal infection, the appropriate antibiotic will produce success. If moisture accumulates within skin folds, using powders to keep the skin dry will provide relief. Choosing breathable, less restrictive clothing will be helpful. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for scabies? What is the best way to treat and get rid of a scabies rash? .

What is the best treatment for scabies? What is the best way to treat and get rid of a scabies rash?

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Prescription Rx: First get diagnosed properly. Sometimes what we think we have, masquerades as something else. With scabies, the longer you wait, the longer you itch! it is also highly contagious and you risk spreading it around. Unlike head lice, scabies has not developed resistance to its established treatment, prescription topical Permethrin 5% also called Elimite or Acticin (permethrin) (here in the United States). ...Read more

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I've got bad heat rash on my face. What is the best way for me to get rid of it?

I've got bad heat rash on my face. What is the best way for me to get rid of it?

Stay cool: Keeping the skin cool and using mild lotions on the skin is a good start. There are other skin conditions that can be confused with a "heat rash" and your should be evaluated by your dermatologist. ...Read more

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What's the best ointment to get rid of ringworm rashes on a 3 year-old child?

What's the best ointment to get rid of ringworm rashes on a 3 year-old child?

Lamisil (terbinafine): Lamisil, (terbinafine) micatin or lotrimin cream will all work. If however if it involves the scalp oral medi action will be necessary. Some strains of fungi may be resistant to over the counter antifungals and require a prescription antifungal. ...Read more

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I keep getting a rash on my right armpit never on the left what is the best lotion i could use to get rid of it.? I don't sweat much, i don't have a rash any where else on my body. I wear a 100% cotton tee-shirt every day. I shower every day.

I keep getting a rash on my right armpit never on the left what is the best lotion i could use to get rid of it.? I don't sweat much, i don't have a rash any where else on my body. I wear a 100% cotton tee-shirt every day. I shower every day.

This : This may be an eczematous rash, or possibly a dermatitis. However a unilateral arm pit rash likely excludes the possibility of an allergy to deodorant, which is what commonly causes rashes in this area. If it is eczema, then there is no cure per say. This is a condition that comes and goes, and will respond to treatment. If it is a mild it will respond to over the counter Hydrocortisone cream. I suggest you see your doctor for this issue. An actual inspection of the area in question will lead to a more accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can I do to cover up my facial rashes or get rid of them for good?

Many possibilities: There are many things that may cause a discoloration of the skin. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and cancer can cause a discoloration of the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash or a discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How to get rid of rashes on my arm.?

How to get rid of rashes on my arm.?

That would: Depend on the cause of your rash. Dermatologic eval would help to establish cause. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more