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Doctor insights on: I Get Irritation On My Forehead Where We Apply Bindiany Solutions

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Can you apply 0.5 hydrocotisone to head of penis/scrotum and between buttocks after burning and irritation from using an anti-fungal clotrimazole1% ?

Can you apply 0.5 hydrocotisone to head of penis/scrotum and between buttocks after burning and irritation from using an anti-fungal clotrimazole1% ?

Yes: As a follow-up to your previous question and my response, topical steroids come in different strengths and potencies. 0.5% Hydrocortisone is considered a weakly potent topical steroid (class 7) and 0.5% a low strength and available otc. Should apply a thin layer to affected area(s) 2-3x/day. More potent steroids (classes 1-6) require prescriptions and more limited use. ...Read more

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I have a recurring skin irritation on my forehead (no pus). I have tried benzoyl peroxide, hydrocortisone. Nver goes away just appears less inflamed.

I have a recurring skin irritation on my forehead (no pus). I have tried benzoyl peroxide, hydrocortisone.  Nver goes away just appears less inflamed.

Seborrhea: There are many causes, but the most common is seborrhea (or seborrheic dermatitis), especially if your scalp is also dry and/or itchy. A good anti-seborrheic shampoo like selsun blue, plus otc Hydrocortisone cream, should control it. If not, something else is going on and you should see a dermatologist for an in-person exam. ...Read more

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What are some causes of nerve irritation in the forehead ?

What are some causes of nerve irritation in the forehead ?

Trauma, hypothyroid: Direct trauma can cause any type of nerve sensation to the head. Since you already have headaches, that can be a source. Low thyroid can be a source. See your neurologist that treats your headaches and he would know more about your condition with a history, physical exam and maybe a ct brain he may order. ...Read more

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Numbness/pressure in forehead sinus issue or nerve irritation?

Numbness/pressure in forehead sinus issue or nerve irritation?

Usually sinus: Much more common to be caused by sinus issue, but exam and radiology studies with your md are necessary to make sure. Rarely, some serious conditions can mimic the sinus problem. ...Read more

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Recently looking at forehead, I have small red dots barely noticeable. They don't itch at all. Never had acne, im 27. What could it be? No irritation.

Recently looking at forehead, I have small red dots barely noticeable. They don't itch at all. Never had acne, im 27. What could it be? No irritation.

Red spots: Hello and welcome to HealthTap, if you can share a picture would be very helpful, it might be simple contact dermatitis. If it is not improving in the next few days please share a picture. thank you ...Read more

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Can something like wearing a hat all the time cause a neuralgia in the forehead or irritation that would cause a numb sensation?

Can something like wearing a hat all the time cause a neuralgia in the forehead or irritation that would cause a numb sensation?

Low likelihood: While theoretically it is possible that very tight hat over forehead may compress sensory nerves of forehead and cause numbness but in reality it will be extremely rare. ...Read more