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Home Remedies For Red Birth Mark
An infantile hemangioma is one of the most common benign tumors of infancy. For most hemangiomas, 80% of infantile hemangioma size is generally reached by 3 months of age. Usually, growth and proliferation is complete and involution commences by twelve months of age. However, involution occurs slowly over many years with a majority of infantile hemangioma regression ...Read more
Red birth mark: An infantile hemangioma is one of the most common benign tumors of infancy. For most hemangiomas, 80% of infantile hemangioma size is generally reached by 3 months of age. Usually, growth and proliferation is complete and involution commences by twelve months of age. However, involution occurs slowly over many years with a majority of infantile hemangioma regression occurring by five years. ...Read more
See Below: With strawberry hemangiomas, the lesion will increase in size, during the first year. Then they tend to regress in size and may take to 8 years of age to resolve. ...Read more
Hi, my brother have dark-red birth mark all over face. Had been with him since born, now he is 26 years old, is there any way to get rid of it. Thanks.
Birth mark removal: Since the birth mark is dark red in color, it most likely is of vascular orgin, meaning it may be amendable to laser treatments. The laser targets certain chromophores in the skin, in this case hemoglobin (blood) in the skin. Usually a nd-yag or ktp-yag laser, or a pulse dye laser is used for vascular lesions. He will probably need multiple treatments. Good luck! ...Read more
No: Often birth marks are benign lesions. You basically did an excision of this area. If the lesion was getting darker or the margins are not well rounded larger than 5 mm, then a possibility of a malignant melanoma could have existed. You need to see your doctor to make sure that the area is healing well without infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had a scar for 4 years now from a surgery to remove a birth mark. The scar is still red. How can I get the scar to become white and unnoticeable?
Scar: A scar is going to be different from surrounding skin. It will fade over time but it will never be the same color of the normal skin. ...Read more
I have a bump on my ear that i was told by parents it was a birth mark it used to be the color of my skin but now its red and gettn bigger and hurts?
Bump: Since size increased & it is painful, I advise having it looked at by your PCP. ...Read more
I have a birth mark on the back of my neck that over the past few years has became inflammed itchy red dry and flaky II have used t gel moistures olux foam and several others and nothing works. A doctor told me it was psoriasis but it does not spread
A biopsy may clarify: Psoriasis may not necessarily spread over long periods of time, so a lack of spread doesn't rule psoriasis out. A biopsy can help sort out psoriasis look-alikes from the real thing, and a combination of coal tar and light therapy with a dermatologist might clear it up for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 1 wk old baby has a flat red/purple mark on his forhead near his right eyebrow and on his left eye lid. Is this rash or birth mark?
Birth Mark: Most likely what you are describing is a birth mark. You need to show it to your pediatrician for proper diagnosis ...Read more
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