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Bullseye Rash Itchy
Dry skin?: Dryness can cause itching without rash especially in the winter. Avoid really hot showers and use a good moisturizer. ...Read more
Narrow it down: I want to help but this description could include several chapters in a dermatology text book. A photo or visit to the doctor can help narrow it down. Answers to questions like timing, duration, shape of the lesions, flat or raised, scaly or greasy, tenderness, medications are some of the clues that can provide clues. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
See doctor: There are many causes for skin rash and you should see your doctor about this especially if it has been present for more than 6 weeks. ...Read more
Eczema?: It sounds like you may have an allergic condition in your skin, or something else might be causing you to itch. You should have your doctor take a look to see what might going on! ...Read more
I'm itchy randomly in different places. I have no bumbs or rashes anywhere. What is the reason for this?
Dry skin: It is possible that you only have dry skin and you have to change your bathing habits. Only take short showers and use a mild soap only in your private areas. Apply a moisturizer cream at night and a lotion in the morning. If possible skip a shower for a day since your skin will thank you for that. ...Read more
Why are my old stretch marks so itchy and has rashes?? And how do you know you are getting stretch marks?
I have got rashes around my gluteal region they are non itchy dry flaky causing discolouration around the area...
Gluteal rash: Rash in the gluteal area can be seen with chronic moisture from sweating, prolonged sitting or from wearing certain tight fitting clothing materials. Try wearing white cotton panties and avoid very tight fitting clothes like jeans. For further evaluation and advice, consult a dermatologist. ...Read more
Been getting a patch of itchy red rashes, they get inflamed then slowly fade away then reappears it happens only on certain parts of my body?
Consultation: With a dermatologist is appropriate. Fading rashes may be allergic, viral or vascular in nature. Best to have someone take a look. ...Read more
I have these bumpy itchy rashes all over my body, especially during evenings. Not done anything different from routine. Pls help and suggest?
Rash: A physical examination is key to determining the cause of a rash, see a physician when the rash is present. ...Read more
I have a few rashes and they are itchy. They will clear up from a spot then break out some where else. What is this and should I be concerned?
Itching penis: Pubic lice, folliculitis, viral infections such as genital herpes, fungal infections with candida, genital warts, scabies, allergic reactions and STDs all can cause itching. Itching can be the first sign of these problems. Watch closely for a rash, bumps or patchy area on your penis. If the symptom persists and or if a rash, bump or other lesion develops see your doctor. ...Read more
Eczema: You have eczema. See dermatologist to get the proper treatment. ...Read more
Hi, First of all I saw this rashes or whatever they are just this week. It's a little rough but it is itchy but not all the times. But I think it is spreading I am unsure of the cause. But I have been thinking if its because of the towel I used for almost
Rash: Please see a dermatologist or your family doc. Beyond that, have you changed your brand of laundry detergent? Are you on medications that may have that as a side-effect? Do you have enough good oil in your diet, i.e., olive oil & coconut oil. This is especially important in cold winter months. Avoid skin products w/alcohol in them because it will dry the skin. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Rashes: Most allergic rashes are itchy however, not all itchy rashes are allergic. A good example is scabies that is cause by an arthroppod (insect) that tunnels beneath the skin. Ask your primary care provider to evaluate the rash first, seek a dermatologists opinion if the pcp can not determine the cause. ...Read more
Herpes Virus..: 19 y/o Female says I've got cluster rashes on my lower buttock...It does get itchy and it pains when I sit. That describes Herpes Virus Infection Type 2 since it is in the Genital/ buttocks area. Type 1 if in the Face/ mouth area. Best to see MD to get early treatment and prevent/ control recurrence &/or transferring infection to others. ...Read more
Hi there, I have itchy elbows, no rashes or bumps, they just itch and I can't seem to make it go away?
HOW LONG HAVE THEY BEEN ITCHY?
SOUNDS LIKE A CONTACT DERMATITIS FROM SOMETHING YOU HAVE BEEN IN CONTACT WITH.
THINK HARD WHAT YOU WERE DOING JUST BEFORE THE ITCHING BEGAN. . .
IT DOESN'T SOUND SERIOUS OR CONTAGIOUS.
SEE YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST TO RELIEVE YOUR WORRY.
BEST LUCK. ...Read more
My friend has rashes on her back & its itchy that makes her mad but she has no allergy of anything what this could be?
Sounds like eczema.: Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is in the same family of conditions as allergies and asthma. It can't be cured but usually can be controlled. It's best managed by using a sensitive skin cleanser, avoiding bathing in very hot water, and using a sensitive skin lotion at least 3 times daily, even when the rash isn't there. If doing this doesn't help enough, she should see her doctor. ...Read more
I've been itchy nearly constantly for several months with no visible rashes or bites and no known allergies. What can I do?
When it's really cold, I get really itchy and I get rashes, why is that? Is there anything I can do to prevent it or relieve the itch?
Winter Itch: Very common problem that many people have this time of year due to dry air, and cold weather causing dry skin. Drink plenty of water. Humidify the air in your home. Use plenty of moisturizer for your skin. All of these things should help. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck. ...Read more