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Miliaria Occlusive Clothes
Could it happen that a girdle or similarly tight fitting clothes potentially cause an increase in blood pressure?
I am a virgin and I shaved my genitalia and the area around it with a razor.I got red acne-like bumps on one side of the area around it.It doesn't hurt unless I wear tight fitting clothes.What can it be and how can I get rid of it?
Maybe razor burn or: folliculitis. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. ...Read more
It is just: A matter of time .Should have cleared by now unless your baby also have problems with cradle cap which may have made it worst. This is a very common rash seen in almost all babies ranging from mild to severe. Wipe face off with water.Avoid wool type clothings which may irritate the rash more.Talk to your doctor. ...Read more
Miliaria: No - not contagious often referred to as a “heat rash” or “prickly heat, ” miliaria most often occurs in hot, humid climates or when babies are over-bundled. The rash can contain tiny sweat blisters and/or small red bumps. It shows up most often in skin folds and covered areas, and usually goes away within a few days. ...Read more
Miliaria: Often referred to as a “heat rash” or “prickly heat, ” miliaria most often occurs in hot, humid climates or when babies are over-bundled. The rash can contain tiny sweat blisters and/or small red bumps. It shows up most often in skin folds and covered areas, and usually goes away within a few days. ...Read more
Heat rash: Nope it doesn't.Get a more detailed answer ›
If you apply antiperspirant on sweaty underarms, could you get a heat rash (miliaria) or any other type of rash?
How do I differentiate cholinergic urticaria with miliaria rubra?I got rashes all over my body only after a few weeks of excercise.
CU changes rapidly.: Cholinergic urticaria (cu) will change within a few hours, if not, within a day; comes on more rapidly and leaves more rapidly. Cu will blanch. Taking a hot shower can bring cu instant on. Antihistamines done aggressively will help cu but not so much the heat rash of miliaria rubra. Cholinergic urticaria tends to be more uniform in appearance. ...Read more
I have tiny red bumps like pimples all over my upper arm and sides of stomach and it spreading. Dr told it is miliaria. His treatment didn't help.
Yes: Crabs can be transmitted from towels, bed linens, and clothing. ...Read more
Loose is best: This is a time to go for comfort and function over fashion. Pregnant women should look for oversized clothing they already have or can borrow. They can also buy boys' shirts. There is little need to spend a lot of money on fashionable clothes for pregnancy. A couple of pairs of pants and skirts with expandable waist might be enough. If planning to breast feed, pretty but functional tops are good. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer