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My Chin Burns
A specialty: Severe burns, especially in children, should be treated at a burn center. The main principles are to replace fluids, excise and graft 3rd degree burns early and prevent and treat infection. Less severe burns can often be treated as an outpatient with topical mild antiseptic creams. They should be managed by a general or plastic surgeon. ...Read more
Burn (Heat Or Fire) (Definition)
A burn is an injury to the skin caused by heat, flames, or chemicals. Burns are more or less severe depending on which layers of the skin are affected. A first-degree burn is in the epidermis, or the top layer of the skin. A second-degree burn affects the dermis, or second layer of the skin. A third-degree burn goes all the way through the skin. A fourth-degree burn extends to deeper structures such as muscle and bone. ...Read more
I rubbed some pond dye off my chin and neck earlier with a mr clean eraser sponge. My neck burns and is very red. What so I do now?
Patience: Start using different soaps and shaving creams. Some are for sensitive skin, which may be better for you. Razors are also made differently and there are razors specific for sensitive skin. Best time to shave is after the hot shower/bath when your pores are open and you can get a better shave. Best wishes. ...Read more
Everytime i lick my lips, it burns. And when lick below my lips, near the chin it also burns. Ps. I have dry lips. Could this be anything else?
Dry and chapped: Sounds like a dryness problem and chapped lips/skin. It becomes a vicious cycle. Try to moisturize your lips with a good lip balm, avoid licking the lips, and things should improve. Moisturize your chin with a topical moisturizer, as well. If things persist or worsen, see you primary doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ok so I had a 30% glyc acid peel done yesterday and I got burns on left cheek/chin area! some kind of pus came out , now it's dry what shall I do?
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The outline of my chin is red and dry, and the hole bottom of my chin, I have been putting moisturizer on it and it burns, it gos away for a while then comes back
Recommend : Recommend that you be seen by your physician or dermatologist to make sure it is not an infection or dermatological condition. If you wear it, stop applying make up and clean your skin with an non-fragment gentle soap several times a day. ...Read more
I get boils (whiteheads) on my chin now and then.Most of the time my chin is dry area and it burns when stretched or scrubbed.Please help.
Several ideas: This may be a form of acne. Keep your hands off of your face. Avoid scrubbing your face which can be irritating to your oil glands. Use a mild antibacterial soap that is moisturizing. Sometimes dairy products makes this worse, so try going dairy free for a few weeks. Tea Tree oil can be effective. Dab a small amount using a cotton tipped swab on each lesion twice a day until they shrink. ...Read more