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My Scalp Is Red
If you look closely on my scalp you can see flakes lying there.They get off very easly by scratch. Sometimes my scalp looks red.No itch.what is this?
See your dermatologi: Assuming you see a dermatologist (or should be) taking these meds, they are all drying and irritating. It is unlikely she would advise all 3 at the same time. Also note that benzoyl peroxide bleaches fabrics and hair. Seborrheic dermatitis is NOT dry skin, but is a separate condition with different management. Review all this with your dermatologist so you can best manage it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it.Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin(beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body .Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn.Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more
I have a bump on the side of my scalp it's red and has white at the very top. Also it hurts to touch and causes headaches when I touch it what's wrong?
My scalp is red and splotchy in some places. No itching, raised bumps etc. Noticing a lot more hair falling out than usual. What is wrong?
Hair loss: First...bloodwork should be done by your primary care physician. Your thyroid could be off (hypothyroidism) and this can lead to hair loss and skin changes. Vitamin and mineral deficiencies can also cause skin issues. Ultimately you will likely see a dermatologist, but going through your PCP first is the way to go so you don't put the cart in front of the horse! ...Read more
My scalp is red, inflammed and i'm experiencing severe hair loss. I feel crawling sensation and itchiness on scalp. What could it be?
My scalp has red patches all over . No itch. Nothing is working! derm nurse. Doesn't look like psoriasis . Steroids and shampoos same spots in belly?
Do i have a brain tumor? I randomly have throbbing pain on my left and right temple sometimes in the back of both sides nd one side of my scalp is red
My scalp is always red. I do not have any itching or flakes. No pain, just redness. It has been like this for years.
See a dermatologist: Then see a dermatologist and have the issue evaluated. ...Read more
Hi, 23 years old, i'm worried about my hair, since few weeks ago i verify that after shower my hair scalp is red, itch and loss hair. What is that?
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