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My My Nose Burns
I have a cold, and I've been blowing my nose severely for a week. Sometimes, there is some blood in my snot, and my nose burns after. Is this normal?
Not necessarily: This could be a problem with dryness of the mucus membranes of your nasal passages caused by lack of adequate humidity from too hot an environment. Try irrigations of your nasal passages with warm salt water and if your house is too dry, use less heat and/or add a humidifier for your bedroom. At bedtime run a thin line of Vaseline to your nasal passages. ...Read more
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Hello I have every morning really dry bloody and hard shaped mucous discharge from my nose. Also during the day inside of it burns and hurts?
Dry air?: Often this is due to dry air in your bedroom, mouth breathing over night, or chronic allergies. I would try a humidifier in your sleeping area, apply a thin layer of antibiotic ointment inside your nostrils before sleep, and consider seeing an allergist to see if you are indeed allergic to something. ...Read more
I have had a severe cold for over a week and now when I blow my nose it burns my head as if I had just jumped into a pool. Any answers/solutions?
While washing my face in the shower, I accidentally inhaled soap that went into my nose. Is this okay?? My nose burns a bit. It was dove bar soap.
Don't worry: The soap might slightly irritate your nose but it will not cause any lasting problems. It should be fine by tomorrow. It would have been good to try to flush out your nose with water. Re: your irritable bowel syndrome I advise trying a low FODMAPs diet: http://tinyurl. Com/3o53nbl Also see http://tinyurl. Com/hvj5lm8 ...Read more
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Dry air: YES - the purpose of your nose (besides the sense of smell) is to condition the air you breathe in - low humidity (from winter air or electric heat) can cause your sinuses to swell and produce more mucus to help condition the incoming air. Try a humidifier - even the inexpensive ones can help. Another option would be saline sprays/gels available over the counter you need moisture ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My skin on the face became very dry especially around the nose and mouth. It burns wen I apply any cream. Why s this and which specialist should I visit?
Perioral Dermatitis: Certain medical conditions, such as perioral dermatitis and contact dermatitis, can affect the skin around your nose, mouth and eyes. This type of dermatitis primarily affects adult women as men rarely develop this condition. The exact cause is not quite understood but is believed to be related to poor hygiene, certain facial creams and topical creams and ointments. You may need oral antibiotics. ...Read more
My nose burns and my face itches, and occasionally burns too. I have put lotion, oil, and ice on it... It still hurts.?
Some inflammation?: Facial sensations of burning and itching may be from some inflammation/irritations. A person with such symptoms may benefit from Hydrocortisone 1% cream twice a day for a week. Meanwhile, she can make an appointment with her primary care doctor or a dermatologist to have her face looked at. Sometimes, certain ingredients in foods, plants, cosmetics, soaps, etc... Can cause such symptoms. ...Read more
When I blow my nose it is between half and mostly blood, and it burns to breath in my nose, is that something to look into more?
Nose bleed: Yes, you must see either your primary doctor or an Ear, Nose, and Throat doctor as soon as you can. ...Read more
Tip of nose dry and rough textured. Put moisturiser and it burns. Slightly red and blotchy. Never had this before. What should I do?
Unsure: Know what your know and what you don't know. I would have to see it and examine you to render an opinion. You need to see a physician and be prepared for an uncertain response. I would speculate that it may be an eczema and a steroid cream would be tried, but a wart, or seborrhea are possible. You will need to see someone for this ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I put toothpaste on my nose for blackheads about 20 min. ..but it burns my nose...plz help me. ...what to do. ..in 3 days I am travelling?
After a week of my. Nose hurting looked inside to find it is 3/4 swollen. It burns without touching, Red&a white bump. Should I wait for or go to a dr?
Nose: Please set up an appointment with an Ear, Nose, and Throat doctor. Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. ...Read more