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I have this insane itchy/tingly sensation on my face, jawline/ under chin area. No obvious signs of rash, dry skin are present. What could it be?

I have this insane itchy/tingly sensation on my face, jawline/ under chin area. No obvious signs of rash, dry skin are present. What could it be?

Paresthesia: You have a paresthesia. An abnormal cutaneous sensations of tingling, numbness, pressure, cold, and warmth that an individual experiences without the presence of a stimulus. It results from functional disturbances of sensory neurons. Causes include peripheral vascular disease, peripheral neuropathy, and nerve damage. ...Read more

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How to tighten skin under chin wth exercise?

How to tighten skin under chin wth exercise?

In reality: There is no clear facial exercise that will definitely help with this. Weight loss may help to better define your jaw line but you still can be left with "extra skin". If you are really set on improving this area, your best bet is to consult a plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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My head is itchy and with flaks of dry skin.

My head is itchy and with flaks of dry skin.

Seborrhic Dermatitis: It seems you may have Seborrhic Dermatitis.Yoy can try Selsun Blue Shampoo and if no improvement consult your doctor or a dermatologist ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve really dry skin on my head/scalp?

What can I do to relieve really dry skin on my head/scalp?

Seborrheic Eczema: If you also have dandruff, it is possible that have seborrheic eczema which is a more inflammatory form. Daily use of an anti-dandruff shampoo (head and shoulders) will help to reduce the dry skin. ...Read more

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My 3 month old appears to have flakey dry skin on her forhead and head how do we treat it?

My 3 month old appears to have flakey dry skin on her forhead and head how do we treat it?

Cradle cap: It sound like your little one has cradle cap. You can use anti dandruff shampoo paying attention not to get it in his eyes. You can also apply baby oil to his scalp. It is harmless and usually bothers parents more than the babies. You can also leave it alone. ...Read more

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2 month baby , dry skin on the head . Help?

2 month baby , dry skin on the head . Help?

Normal variation: Cradle cap occurs when normal aging skin cells fail to shead from the scalp in infants.Moms typicly use mild shampoos to avoid eye irritation but these shampoos do not have the chemicals needed to break up skin oils.Some infants have thicker skin oil which acts like glue & prevents skin cells from separating.Dandruf shampoos+soft cuticle brushes used regularly will solve this problem. ...Read more

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Why have i got dry skin around my nose and on my chin?

Why have i got dry skin around my nose and on my chin?

Sun exposure?drmatit: Some times sun exposure without sun screen. Or it may be a form of dermatitis, check with your dermatologist. ...Read more

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3 months old'a head have so much dry skin in his scale! How can I get rid of it?

3 months old'a head have so much dry skin in his scale! How can I get rid of it?

Cradle cap: Seborrhea of the scalp (cradle cap) is very common in infants. Treatment is low-tech and pretty easy actually. Drizzle a small amount of baby oil (or olive oil) onto the baby's scalp then massage it in with the baby's soft hairbrush. Let that sit for about 20 minutes or so, then gently wash the baby's hair. Usually doing this a few times will clear the problem up completely. ...Read more

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Baby has dry skin and patchy spots of dryness in places on his head and body. Is this eczema? How should I treat?

Baby has dry skin and patchy spots of dryness in places on his head and body. Is this eczema? How should I treat?

Mgt: Your baby may have eczema. This can usually be managed by using Eucerin cream a few times a day to the affected areas. I would suggest avoiding long baths and a moisturizer prior to bedtime. Watch for any signs of foods as a possible trigger. ...Read more

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Would dry skin cause sores to disappear and then re-appear on your head?

Would dry skin cause sores to disappear and then re-appear on your head?

Seborrhoic dematitis: Patches o seborrhoa can heal and then break down. See a dermatologist for help. ...Read more

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The head of my penis is dry. And also the "shaft". On the head, the dry skin come and go once in awhile. Can i know what's the reason for this?

The head of my penis is dry. And also the "shaft". On the head, the dry skin come and go once in awhile. Can i know what's the reason for this?

Penis: This is most likely a dermatitiis. Can be from soaps, detergents or liqiuds appllied to the penis for various reasons. If it persists get examined as there are other much less likey causes that may require medical teasting and treatment. ...Read more

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What is the shot that derms use to plump skin? Is there a topical version? I have very thin chin skin. When i eat dry food dry skin shows up.Not rash.

What is the shot that derms use to plump skin? Is there a topical version? I have very thin chin skin. When i eat dry food dry skin shows up.Not rash.

Hyaluronic acid: Juvederm and restalyne are brand names of hyalurinic acid. There are topical salves with hyaluronic acid which do help plump and hydrate the skin. Call your dermatogist and find out what they recommend. ...Read more

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Pimples can be due to dandruff ir dry skin in head?

Pimples can be due to dandruff ir dry skin in head?

Acne = pimples: Acne is due more to infection from specific skin bacteria feasting off excess oil than from dry skin or dandruff. Go see your doctor for evaluation & treatment options. ...Read more

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Could very dry skin on my chin be the cause of a bunch of tiny little bumps that looks like a rash?

Could very dry skin on my chin be the cause of a bunch of tiny little bumps that looks like a rash?

Dry skin bumps: Could be eczema. eczema may be primary or food intolerances or strep. could check for strep and monitor diet ( if you have any discomfort after certain foods) . may consider a trial of OTC topical steroids for a week if it is cold in your area ,consider mositurizer in AM , Amlactin is a good mositurizer. ...Read more

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I have flaky dry skin spots on the head of my penis and they wont go away... no itch. But some mild pain?

I have flaky dry skin spots on the head of my penis and they wont go away... no itch. But some mild pain?

Many factors...: ...including: friction caused by rubbing against clothing, foreplay, intercourse or masturbation. Laundry detergents/lotions/different soaps. Eczema which can be treated with a steroid cream, OTC or prescribed. Could be a fungus, which may require prescribed topical cream. Use fragrance free mild soap, wear cotton underwear, use extra rinse in wash, use lubricant for sex, etc. See doc if persists. ...Read more

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I have small clusters of dry skin under my lower lip and chin area. It is really embarrassing and wont go away after exfoliating. what could it be?

Irritated skin: Due to exfoliating. Forget you ever heard the word. Avoid scrubbing. Wash twice a day with hands only, using a skin cleanser for dry-sensitive skin (Dove, many others). After washing, rub in a ceramide cream. Eucerin Eczema, Aveeno (oatmeal) Eczema, CeraVe, others. If it persists, see a dermatrologist. ...Read more

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I've given birth 2months ago, after showering i saw dry skin coming off my neck(under my chin) leaving white patch. It had itchy before this, not now?

I've given birth 2months ago, after showering i saw dry skin coming off my neck(under my chin) leaving white patch. It had itchy before this, not now?

Dry skin: I don't think giving birth has any connection to your chin problem. Probably it got irritated and you missed it. I would just apply a moisturizer on the white spot for as long as needed. ...Read more

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Red tash down below clinic said mollusc im but does not look like any pictures and no white head in middles also severely dry skin is is something els?

Red tash down below clinic said mollusc im but does not look like any pictures and no white head in middles also severely dry skin is is something els?

This is what: molluscum looks like in a non-genital area, but it can look different in the vaginal area. If you're not convinced that's what it is, I would recommend that you go to a dermatologist or your regular doctor for another opiinion. ...Read more

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I'm having dry skin, rashes, i now have head lice could they be related?

I'm having dry skin, rashes, i now have head lice could they be related?

No: Head lice are actually more dependent on the shape and nature of the hair shaft, not of the condition of your scalp. They like to attach to fine, thin hairs. You also need to be exposed to get head lice - they don't just happen because of any skin conditions. However, once your scalp is infested, irritation from them biting the scalp can certainly lead to intense itching and scalp irritation. ...Read more

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Tiny skin colored bumps and dry skin on the head of penis its been there for 5 months but no pain at all ?

Tiny skin colored bumps and dry skin on the head of penis its been there for 5 months but no pain at all ?

Lesion: Dry skin on your penis could be just that, but unlikely to be there for 5 months. Certain genital lesions could cause this, skin cancer or other skin problems. After 5 months probably time to get this checked. ...Read more

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I have a big red spot on top of head of penis it doesn't hurt or itch and it ain't sensitive but when it get really dry skin starts to flake off?

I have a big red spot on top of head of penis it doesn't hurt or itch and it ain't sensitive but when it get really dry skin starts to flake off?

Here ares some ...: Without a direct look, it's hard to guess what you got. But, one thing for sure in your favor is most likely the spot is benign & harmless if it does not grow in size or erode. So, have Doc take a look at it for confirmation and counseling. ...Read more

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What can be used to safely moisturize the penis? I have had dry skin on head and shaft and the area in between has been cut during masturbation twice.

Song: "Slow Hand": What do you use to masturbate,sandpaper?Moisturizers with lanolin in them moisturize effectively,especially if the skin is cracked.Please make sure you aren't too irritated or you might get an infection. And any skin lesion leaves you more open to sexually transmitted diseases.After everything has settled down,resume your regular masturbatory schedule with a water soluble lubricant (check on line) ...Read more