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Itchy Red Underarm
I have a red itchy underarm rash for about 2 months. It's is getting worse and seems to be spreading in an ever largening circular pattern.?
Get it examined.: This needs to be examined. See your doctor. ...Read more
After i peeled off my underarm it become redness very itchy and shiny at the sametime. I used peeling off local. What should I do?
Give it a break: I'm not sure what you mean by " peeling off local" but it sounds like you have developed what we call a contact dermatitis. That happens when you develop a local allergic reaction to something in the peal compound. It could be other things like infection in the sweat glands or the underarm hair. Soak it in warm water and then some cortisone cream. If no better or getting worse have it checked. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
During volleyball season my armpit does this weird thing where it's red, itchy and rough. It's only the left one though. What's the cause?
I have a red area on my skin, not itchy, near my armpit (next to where you shave). Looks like a blotch and is flat and feels leathery. What is this?
Where is the rash (little red splotches) under my left armpit coming from? It's been there for a few days, it's not itchy or bothering me.
Rash: Excoriation, fungal, pseudofungal, heat reaction, hydradanitisGet a more detailed answer ›
Peeling skin causes: Thank you for your question. Peeling, redness, and itching of the skin may be caused by many things. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that could cause a rash as well as responses to external sources such allergies to topical treatments or otherwise. Having an examination performed by a qualified medical practitioner would be helpful in diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more