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I suddenly broke out with dry skin coloured bumps on my forehead. It's not itchy just very dry and irritated. Just wondering what this could be?

I suddenly broke out with dry skin coloured bumps on my forehead. It's not itchy just very dry and irritated. Just wondering what this could be?

? Rosacea: this can be an acne-like condition that you should see a dermatologist for. It is often triggered by stress, hot spicy foods, caffeine, and alcohol. There are good topical and oral treatments for it ...Read more

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Dyed my hair a couple months ago and it caused my forehead to be itchy for weeks. I'm going to dye it again with the same dye, chances of anaphylaxis?

Dyed my hair a couple months ago and it caused my forehead to be itchy for weeks. I'm going to dye it again with the same dye, chances of anaphylaxis?

Not anaphylaxis but: If you are allergic to the dye (especially black dye), you may end up with an even more intense reaction from reexposure. I would not recommend using the same dye. ...Read more

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I recently discontinued isotretinoin for painful cystic acne. Now i'm breaking out on my forehead with little itchy bumps with long whiteheads. ?

I recently discontinued isotretinoin for painful cystic acne. Now i'm breaking out on my forehead with little itchy bumps with long whiteheads.  ?

See Your Derm: See your dermatologist. You may need a mild retinoid (tretinoin) to keep you from breaking out, at least for a few months. This will likley pass uneventfully. However, there could be another cause for this type of breakout. Your dermatologist can help you with this frustrating flare. ...Read more

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I have a rash in my forehead bumpy but not itchy for about two weeks. How can I get rid of it?

I have a rash in my forehead bumpy but not itchy for about two weeks. How can I get rid of it?

See below: See your doc. Without looking at the rash, it is nearly impossible to make a guess as to it's etiology and thus be able to treat. ...Read more

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Hello I have strange red patches around my mouth, nose, and forehead very itchy and flaky I have had them for 3 years now they come and go

Hello I have strange red patches around my mouth, nose, and forehead very itchy and flaky I have had them for 3 years now they come and go

See a doctor: Rashes are difficult to diagnose without actually seeing them in person even with a thorough description. You could have some form of dermatitis, which is a very general term, but this needs to be evaluated by your doctor. Please make an appointment to see them. Good luck. ...Read more

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4 many years now been suffering from redness to the face cheeks and forehead the area gets itchy and flaky what could this be? What can I do about it?

4 many years now been suffering from redness to the face cheeks and forehead the area gets itchy and flaky what could this be? What can I do about it?

See dermatologist : This could be various things including eczema (allergic dermatitis), rosacea or other dermatological condition. You can use a hypoallergenic skin lotion and make an appointment with your dermatologist to determine if another treatment is necessary. ...Read more