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I had a bump that looked like a pimple in my inner thigh, three inches down from my genitals. It is now flat, red and with white bumps/ dry skin?

I had a bump that looked like a pimple in my inner thigh, three inches down from my genitals. It is now flat, red and with white bumps/ dry skin?

Not dry skin: This could be an isoltea form of hydra densities, bacterial infection or a form of herpes. Best to visit a dermatologist ...Read more

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Tiny dry bumps on skin?

Tiny dry bumps on skin?

Visual DX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have flaky dry, burnt like bumps on skin?

I have flaky dry, burnt like bumps on skin?

Assessment: Cause of these lesions needs to be determined before treatment can be recommended. Take care. ...Read more

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What to do if I have flaky dry, burnt like bumps on skin?

What to do if I have flaky dry, burnt like bumps on skin?

Assessment.: These lesions would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment. ...Read more

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I got dry skin. And now there is tiny brown bumps?

Follicular keratin: This could represent thickened scaling around hair follicles. A peeling agent containing urea or ammonium lactate can peel away the dead skin for a more normal appearance. ...Read more

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I have little patches of tiny dry skin bumps, but they itch so much, do you know what they are?

I have little patches of tiny dry skin bumps, but they itch so much, do you know what they are?

I don't. But...: With more information, perhaps we can figure this out. You could request a formal consultation where we could go over your symptoms more specifically, and you could even upload pictures of these bumps during the consult for direct review. ...Read more

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Have bumps on body that look like welts feel like dry skin and itch?

Bumps: Please see your doctor. You may be helped there and you might also be referred to a specialist in welts.
Wish you well. ...Read more

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I feel like my skin is crawling all over. No hives or bumps. No dry skin.

Nerves?: It could be a sensation of nerves/anxiety. Do you feel nervous? Worried about something? Restless? ...Read more

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My skin has been extremely itchy since October. Usually starts out as little bumps then becomes really dry, flaky skin.?

My skin has been extremely itchy since October. Usually starts out as little bumps then becomes really dry, flaky skin.?

Dry skin: It may well be that dry skin is the main problem. Applying a skin moisturizer while your skin is still wet after showering helps. If your home heating system is causing too much dryness, use a humidifier. If symptoms persist consult a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. You may need to be checked for an underactive thyroid. ...Read more

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I've had a bump on my earlobe for a few weeks and now it's turning blueish in color and has dry skin around it. What could It be?

Probably an: Infected sebaceous cyst, partially draining. Show it to your doctor so he can drain it or treat with antibiotics. It does not sound like a life threatening problem now. ...Read more

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Hi there what is the best remedy for skin rashes? It reccur every now and then, it will dry for a while after a few days there will b a tiny bump.

Hi there what is the best remedy for skin rashes? It reccur every now and then, it will dry for a while after a few days there will b a tiny bump.

Atopic dermatitis: Skin condition with xerosis and itchiness and recurrence sort of points to eczema / adopy! Mild steroids / tons of moisturizers and hygiene seem to do the trick! Warm regards to ya! ...Read more

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I recently put on powder one day and the next day I woke up with small dry bumps under my skin on my face, & ive had the 'rash' for a week. What is it?

I recently put on powder one day and the next day I woke up with small dry bumps under my skin on my face, & ive had the 'rash' for a week. What is it?

Irritant/allergic?: If the rash did not itch, it is likely an irritant reactions. It it did itch, then an allergic contact allergy may be the cause. ...Read more

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Small bump on top of my penis anything to be woried about there's only one its painless and skin coloured also penis has been dry looking for some time?

Needs an exam: What you are describing could be a genital wart. Make sure you practice safe sex practices as this can be easily transmissible. I would followup with a physician to get it checked out. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my dry skin on my face without getting those bumps that hurt?

How can I get rid of my dry skin on my face without getting those bumps that hurt?

Moisturizer: Excess water exposure removes the fatty parts of the skin. So each time you wash your face or hands, put a simple moisturizer; avoid fragrances and add-ons, many people get reactions to them. ...Read more

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I itch all over but have no bumps or rashes, I just itch. Is it dry skin or something more?

Many causes: This can be only dry skin or a reaction to medication, and be associated with renal, liver or a sluggish thyroid. It lotion does not help, blood tests and review of medications is indicated. ...Read more

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Dry skin on penis with pink bumps. What is this and is have been here for about three months?

Eczema vs warts.: This could be a common condition such as eczema but I am concerned when you say "pink bumps". I would rather you have a dermatologist look at this in order to ensure that if these are warts, you can have them easily treated. Warts in the genital region can easily spread through sexual contact and it is best to have them treated and abstain from sexual intercourse until they are completely gone. ...Read more

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I have a little bump of what looks like dry skin but I've had it for months now. On my penis?

Wart: Dermatologic conditions are difficult to evaluate/treat without seeing them. And based on the chronicity a wart is quite possible. These are contagious, so evaluation and treatment are a good idea cannot say in your particular case without seeing it, but it seems likely. ...Read more

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Itchy bumps won't go away on my face, if I scratch my skin raises and gets so dry and a dark red color. What is it?

Itchy bumps won't go away on my face, if I scratch my skin raises and gets so dry and a dark red color. What is it?

Many answers: Your rash needs to be examined by a doctor who may refer you to a dermatologist. If you blush easily, these bumps may be from rosacea. ...Read more

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Weird bump on side of chest, appeared 2 months ago it is red, dry/flaky with shiny dead skin on top size of a dime, recently started to itch?

Weird bump on side of chest, appeared 2 months ago it is red, dry/flaky with shiny dead skin on top size of a dime, recently started to itch?

Shiny, flaky skin: May be eczema- allergy, or food or even (i have seen) strep. Also may be fungal- tinea, granuloma annulare, pityriasis rosea or lichen planus. Psoriasis is usually on elbows and knee Antihistamine for itchiing, antifungal for fungus, steroid for eczema. F/u w/ dermatology ...Read more