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So I washed my face with just a bar of soap, and a rag, and water yet my skin feels tight and burns abit help?

So I washed my face with just a bar of soap, and a rag, and water yet my skin feels tight and burns abit help?

Too dry?: Often, folks use whole body soaps on their face. These may be overly drying. Try ivory or dove or perhaps better yet, nutrigenia. ...Read more

Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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I have a sinus infection(we think) my skin in my face feels tight, i feel slightly lightheaded?

I have a sinus infection(we think) my skin in my face feels tight, i feel slightly lightheaded?

Sinusitis : The most common symptoms would be pressure over the infected sinus with some dizziness and nausea. May have other cold or flu symptoms but not always. See your doctor to get the right diagnosis. ...Read more

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My facial skinn is getting loose .. I m just 29....How can I get tight skin ....And want to know the effect of steam on loose skin...?

My facial skinn is getting loose .. I m just 29....How can I get tight skin ....And want to know the effect of steam on loose skin...?

Not easy: First/foremost, avoid sun, smoke. Otherwise is time/ageing related. Early laxity may respond to topical therapy. Otherwise would require lasers, and perhaps surgery. Would start with a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Face feels tight after washing w/ facial scrub.Cheeks also feel "tingly".. Like there are tiny bugs walking on my cheeks.What could be the cause?

Face feels tight after washing w/ facial scrub.Cheeks also feel "tingly".. Like there are tiny bugs walking on my cheeks.What could be the cause?

Probably dryness: The facial scrub probably removed oil from your skin, which protects the skin from becoming dehydrated. Scrubs that contain alcohol can be particularly problematic. It may also be that your skin is sensitive to something in the scrub. You may wish to try a different scrub, or you can consider applying a thin layer of a moisturiser, baby oil or petroleum jelly after using the scrub. ...Read more

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The best non-drying facial cleanser? My skin always feels so tight and dry after a shower!

The best non-drying facial cleanser? My skin always feels so tight and dry after a shower!

Facial Cleanser: Cerave hydrating cleanser which is over the counter.Hydrates as it cleanses. Controlled release. Non-comedogenic. Developed with dermatologists. Helps restore and maintain the skin's natural protective function. ...Read more

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No medications. The itching is all over his body and he says it feels like a sunburn all over, and skin feels tight ?

No medications. The itching is all over his body and he says it feels like a sunburn all over, and skin feels tight
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Too vague: Need more details but warrant a consult with your doctor since I am concerned that it feels more like a sunburn than just simply itching. ...Read more

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Iam a male aged 23. I have a skin issue which is giving me quite of uncomfortable days.. My face become really tight and it extends till my neck ?

Iam a male aged 23. I have a skin issue which is giving me quite of uncomfortable days.. My face become really tight and it extends till my neck ?

Dry skin vs Anxiety?: Generally, "tightness" of facial skin may be due to several causes. Dryness of the skin may cause the sensation of tightness. Anxiety may cause a sensation of tightness in the face. Scleroderma is an auto-immune collagen-vascular illness that can cause tightness of the skin.(It is much less common in young male patients living in South Asia). For treatment of Dry Skin >http://wb.md/29606nB ...Read more

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How to repair saggy face ? And how can I get a tight face skin without surgery ?

How to repair saggy face ? And how  can I get a tight face skin without surgery ?

Not that easy: Unfortunately there is no easy way to answer this ?. There are a few technologies that may work . 1 is radio frequency. Depending on how much loose skin you have you may see some improvement. 2. Some co2 lasers may also help with loose skin that can be tightened , especially around the eyes without surgery. 3. If you have hanging skin at all especially on the neck the only method is surgery. ...Read more

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