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Bumps on the eyelid that burn and the skin on the lid is flaking?

Bumps on the eyelid that burn and the skin on the lid is flaking?

Stys: It's probably a sty, a moderately inflamed "sweat duct" in the eyelid. I tell my patients to get a damp wash cloth and pop it in the microwave for 30 seconds. Test it on your wrist to make sure it's not too hot. Place warm compress the closed eyelid for about5-10 minutes and re-heating as necessary. If it does not get better in a week or gets worse go to your eye doctor. ...Read more

Scalp (Definition)

Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it.Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin(beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body .Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn.Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more


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Can Hibiclens cause a burn when used on the face?

Can Hibiclens cause a burn when used on the face?

Irritation: Burn, not likely, but it can certainly be irritating for some. Usually patients told to use on neck down. ...Read more

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What to put on vaginal burn from the hair removal veet ?

What to put on vaginal burn from the hair removal veet ?

Burn: An antibacterial ointment (polysporin) may be used a couple times a day. Providing you have no allergies to the antibacterial. If symptoms or pain is severe or condition worsens seek medical attention. ...Read more

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What can cause the top layer of skin on my penis glans to peel away?

What can cause the top layer of skin on my penis glans to peel away?

Penile skin: Lack of lubrication from skene's glands which surround the penis and also some dermatological conditions can cause dryness and peeling. ...Read more

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Is there any ointment to treat burn from hair remover cream its on private parts of woman.

Is there any ointment to treat burn from hair remover cream its on private parts of woman.

Multiple treatments: Primarily Rx mediciations from your physician: Hair reval products should NEVER be ust ed in the genital area. Consult your physician for Rx medication and ask your pharmacist about burn mediciation avialble over the counter. ...Read more

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Does the use of tretinoin on the skin cause dark spots?

Does the use of tretinoin on the skin cause dark spots?

Usually cures them: Unless you are causing burns or excessive irritation and are prone to post-inflammatory hyper-pigmentation, the use of retinoids usually improves dark spots, on occasion this is combined with topical steroids, hydroquinone, and kojic acid. ...Read more

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Is it okay to put differin (adapalene) ( acne medication) on the outer part of the vagina where the hair grows ?

Is it okay to put differin (adapalene) ( acne medication) on the outer part of the vagina where the hair grows ?

Retinoids : Retinoids such as differin (adapalene) are used to treat acne breakouts and pimples. Avoid application to any mucous membranes . Due to its side effect of skin irritation and exfoliation particularly if too much product is used too frequently, only a small amount is recommended . See a dermatologist for proper diagnosis and treatment of this skin condition. ...Read more

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Does eczema on the bottom of feet burn?

Does eczema on the bottom of feet burn?

Not usually: Eczema as a rule is itchy. If your eczema has a burning sensation it may be a sign of infection or an unusually bad case of eczema. ...Read more

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Could veet(or any other hair removal cream) burns the skin and tans it?

Could veet(or any other hair removal cream) burns the skin and tans it?

Burn hair remover: Among the several side effects of hair removal topical products are skin injury and increased pigmentation. Sorry! ...Read more

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Vaseline put on an acid sulfuric based product burn. What are the consequences?

Burn treatment: Vaseline may sooth some of the discomfort, but if it is a second degree or third degree burn, it is advisable to be examined and treated by a physician. Your tetanus immunization status will also be reviewed. ...Read more

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Is it safe to try using clotrimazole on a red burning/itching rash on the skin around the outer corners of my eyes?

Is it safe to try using clotrimazole on a red burning/itching rash on the skin around the outer corners of my eyes?

Clotrimazole eye: Is it safe to try using clotrimazole on a red burning/itching rash on the skin around the outer corners of my eyes? ANS: what for? Read warnings on lable. Go to Drugs.com and research and then ask your Dr. He knows you best. ...Read more

Chemical Burn (Definition)

Occurs when body tissues react to a corrosive or caustic chemical that results in tissue injury or destruction. The tissue damage is dependent on the nature, concentration, duration, p.H., and temperature ...Read more