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Is It Normal For My Skin To Get Itchy And Dry After A Flight
Yes: Air on planes do not circulate so that air can be dry. Drink fluid and moisturize before and after flight. ...Read more
Depends: If grandma is wearing a perfume or uses some other substance on her skin or to wash her clothing then those things can certainly make you itch. It is not really likely that you are allergic to her though. ...Read more
Dry skin: To prevent or treat dry skin: 1. Hydrate orally with water. 2. Use sun screen liberally. 3. Take warm baths or showers instead of hot ones. 4. Avoid “deodorant” or abrasive soaps – opt for mild cleansers/soaps/shower gels. 5. Apply moisturizing lotion before the skin is fully dry. ...Read more
? allergies?: This time of year is one of the peak season for allergies. While we often think about sneezing and runny noses caused by allergies, your eyes can be affected by allergies as well. A visit to your family doctor or eye doctor can help determine the cause of your symptoms. ...Read more
I have dry itchy flakey skin on my face and now its a dark patch, what can I do to get my soft smooth skin back?
Picture: If you could send a picture that would help diagnose it. ...Read more
What to do if my 30 month grandson has dry skin and get itchy. We apply aquaphor and alclometasone dipropionatas as advised?
Minimize bathing: One important thing to try is minimizing his bathing to every three days or so. Be careful about using the stronger steroid on thinner skin. The groin and face you should use a weaker cortisone 1% otc. Also use a scent free soap like dove scent free. Good luck! ...Read more
Could I be allergic to my shampoo as my head has gotten abnormally itchy and dry since a shampoo change. More dry than normal winter skin.?
I have dry skin patches on my chin. They only get red when I touch it but they are not itchy and don't become itchy when I touch it. What can this be?
Hard to answer: Without seeing you I can't answer your question. Best bet is to see a dermatologist (a skin doctor) ...Read more
Moisturize: Would be step one.Get a more detailed answer ›
I get really dry skin on face, my forehead and nose gets itchy, especially the nose. Skin also peels of the nose. Thanks?
Within minutes after showering, the back of my head, ears, and neck get very dry and itchy. What is going on?
Try ending shower:
With cool water, rather than warm.
Good luck. ...Read more
Sometimes my hands will suddenly get extremely itchy and swell. Skin reddens from scratching. My skin isn't dry?
Why do my eyelids randomly get swollen and itchy and red? It stays that way around 3-4 days and when it goes away the skin is dry and flaky.
I have a dry white/red itchy flaky patch on my nose. Looks like a patch of stripped skin, and the normal brown skin around it is flaking. What is it?
Picture=1000 words: Without a seasoned doctor taking a look or picture of the lesion, it is hard to say what it is or could be. A lot depends on answers to questions he/she may pose: were u out in the sun a lot (even in winter)? Do u use any chemical /cosmetics? Any medical problems that run in ur family? Any other signs/symptoms (weight loss, etc.)? It could be benign (psoriasis, seborrhea) or it could be ominous. ...Read more
Have 1-2cm irregular skin spots for over a year. Not itchy, look a tad dry & dark but feel normal. Mostly chest and back. Increased to 11 over period
It depends,,,: This might be just sensitivity to cold or be a contact dermatitis, like with whatever clothing you might have on your legs or it might be from the kind of soap you're using. It could remotely be from some of the meds you're taking, like the Advil (ibuprofen). It might also be from a cold agglutinin disease or antibodies that react only in cold weather. It'd be smart to see your doctor for allergy tests. ...Read more
Well on my shaft closer to my bladder there was a dry flaky skin and it wasn't itchy but I scratched to get rid of the flaky skin.
Please clarify: I'm not sure I understand the question. Please clarify. Thanks! ...Read more
Sometimes get really itchy palms on both hands but not red and not always dry skin. What can it be?
I have pins and plates in wrist and it aches and sometimes itchy on the skin and I all get cramp is this normal after 7 years?
Hardware pain: If hardware is pushed on hard enough it would not be unusual for it to be uncomfortable. If the symptoms are present with normal daily use I would consult with an orthopedic surgeon to see if the hardware potentially is damaging adjacent structures and needs to be removed. ...Read more
I'm 4 months pregnant and I have peeling burning skin around the creases of my nose, and dry itchy flakey skin. Is this normal? And why?
Yes: It's normal to experience these types of dry skin changes in pregnancy. Drink lots of lots of water, that may help. You may want to try a moisturizer on your face if you haven't already. Why, is because your metabolism is on super drive providing energy and nutrition for the developing baby. ...Read more
My skin is dry and itchy. When I sweat I get prickly heat like rashes which leaves behind dark patches and marks all over my skin. Help me?
See a dermatologist: Maybe eczema. Prescriptions will help.Get a more detailed answer ›
Have 1-2cm irregular skin spots for over a year. Not itchy, look a tad dry & red but feel normal. Mostly chest and back. Increased to 11 over period.
See derm: See dermatologist because this could be many diseases. You may need a biopsy to find out. ...Read more
I have really dry feet and my heals have dry skin and scaly, I peal off a ton of skin but it just grows back to being hard and sometimes itchy normal?
Dry Feet: Dry feet can be caused by a variety of problems. Problems as serious as skin diseases and possibly fungal infections may be the cause or simply exposure or lack of moisture. A podiatrist can help you differentiate. If you are certain that it is related to dry skin regular use of cocoa butter or eucerin type cream could resolve the problem. A pedicure might be a fast way to begin the process. ...Read more
I have very dry itchy, flakey skin that gets a lot worse, and with a rash, whenever I have even a tiny bit of sugar. I can't eat fruit or dairy now without getting a reaction. This condition has got increasingly worse over the last few years. I also get w
It's impossible to..: ...live without consuming "sugar" or food that can be converted to sugar (specifically glucose). All carbs (vegetable, dairy, fruit) are broken down to sugar for use as energy. Protein can be as well. You see a pattern between "sugar" and the health of your skin. I see only a skin problem that's out of control. Please see a doctor to find out the cause & get treatment. Best wishes. Dr. Anne. ...Read more
I have slightly itchy eyes that get like dry skin or dandruff. Also eyes feel extra fluidy what could it be?
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- I have a dry skin on my balls and very itchy what is the cure