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Doctor insights on: My Skin Becoming Red Using Melacare

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What could cause redness on my skin?

What could cause redness on my skin?

Lots of things: Any type if stimulus to the skin can cause it to turn red. ...Read more

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How can you reduce redness and dryness of skin?

How can you reduce redness and dryness of skin?

Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chemicals are very irritating as well as constant exposure to moisture reduces protective skin oils and sets the skin up for injury. The trick is to apply good protective skin cream frequently and minimize ongoing damage. Clean it using gentle means. ...Read more

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What can I do to address a vague redness that my skin gets when it is scratched or rubbed?

What can I do to address a vague redness that my skin gets when it is scratched or rubbed?

Dermatographia: "Writing on the skin" or physical urticari--hive formation upon physical stimunlation such as scratching. We don't really know why it occurs, but it is common and not dangerous; jst bothersome. It is possible there is a deficiency of protein called complement-1, but this is rare. Keeping cool and use of anithistamine such as zyrtec (cetirizine) can help. If not, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can I know if the redness and uneven skin texture caused by BP permenant? I've been using aloe as a mositurizer on the affected area for mths but have not seen any improvement. I stopped using BP for the time too. I'm really concern if it will fade.

Usually fades: I am assuming that the "BP" stands for Benzoyl Peroxide. Any skin changes from this should be temporary. An old fashion treatment that helps is whole milk soaks. Wrap ice in a wash cloth and then soak it in whole milk. Apply this compress to the area twice a day for about 5 minutes each time. This should help. ...Read more

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Can toothpaste help with redness in skin?

Can toothpaste help with redness in skin?

No: Toothpaste will irritate the skin, some people believe that it can dry out pimples, but instead toothpaste will cause redness and peeling. Use toothpaste for the teeth only! ...Read more

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How can I get redness outta sunburnt skin?

How can I get redness outta sunburnt skin?

Be patient.: Generally, time is your best ally; of course you must avoid repeat burning. In many of my patients over the years, skin care products containing green tea extract have helped to reduce the time needed for the red to fade. ...Read more

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How to deal with redness or inflammation of skin?

How to deal with redness or inflammation of skin?

Too general.: There are so many causes of redness or inflammation that we cannot possibly give you an intelligent answer without more information. If the rash is sudden or widespread, you should see a dermatologist and get a definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Broken skin and redness after facial, what do you recommend for this?

Broken skin and redness after facial, what do you recommend for this?

Skin cream: There are many. I prefer those containing ceramides such as Eucerin Eczema cream. Consider this next time you waste money on a "facial". It should heal in a few days. ...Read more

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My skin has a redness to it, and when rubbed there is an itchy sensation?

My skin has a redness to it, and when rubbed there is an itchy sensation?

Dry? rash? history?: Your skin may be dry, especially if you've been out in the sun a lot, or there may be something more going on. Is there a rash, or just vague/generalized redness? Any other symptoms? Exposure to any foods, plants, chemicals? Any medications or medical conditions? Try moisturizer lotion 2-4x/day for a few days, and if not getting better, get checked by a dr. ...Read more

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My 3 yo got a bug bite a week ago. All that's left is two small red dots flush to the skin. Should i be concerned? No redness around them.

My 3 yo got a bug bite a week ago. All that's left is two small red dots flush to the skin. Should i be concerned? No redness around them.

Bug Bites: Although bug bites can be dramatic and even hurt when you get bit, most heal well as you describe. You have looked for all the concerns that would signal an infection, like surrounding redness or swelling. It appears that this is healing well and it may take some time for the small red dots to completely resolve. ...Read more

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Is there any possible way to reduce redness on cheeks? Like after a warm shower it stays red for a long time and my skin is uneven, or is it acnescar

Is there any possible way to reduce redness on cheeks? Like after a warm shower it stays red for a long time and my skin is uneven, or is it acnescar

Rosacea: Although rosacea can vary substantially from one individual to another, flushing and persistent redness are by far the most common initial signs of the disorder. Treatment includes topical prescription medications like metrogel, or finacea, or bionect. Oral medication like Oracea is also very helpful. ...Read more

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Bit by a stray cat(cant remember when but at least1week ago)don't remember my skin being broken but it was night&no wounds or redness. Nothing to worry?

Bit by a stray cat(cant remember when but at least1week ago)don't remember my skin being broken but it was night&no wounds or redness. Nothing to worry?

Cat: If it is an adult cat then generally no need for concern cat scratch disease is from kittens that scratch and the nearest lymph nodes can get inflamed and swollen no treatment is generally required it tends to heal on its own ...Read more

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Does oily skin cause facial redness?

YES: Oil from skin can clog pores causing skin irriation and redness. Gentle soap washing and observation for 2 weeks is advisable. ...Read more

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What can be used against skin redness?

Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chemicals are very irritating as well as constant exposure to moisture reduces protective skin oils and sets the skin up for injury. The trick is to apply good protective skin cream frequently and minimize ongoing damage. Clean it using gentle means. ...Read more

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What gonna get rid of redness on your skin?

Sin redness: The answer to skin redness lies in the cause. If you have rosacea there are topical medications and also sometimes you can reduce redness with ipl (intense pulsed light) or vascular laser.
Rosacea redness tends to "flare" when you get hot, eat spicy foods or exercise. ...Read more

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How to treat redness and dry skin on the face?

How to treat redness and dry skin on the face?

Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Skin redness?

Skin redness: Skin redness. Skin is the outermost tissue cover the body. Skin redness may be related to blood circulation or irritation of skin. ...Read more

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Can daily cold showers help reduce skin redness over time?

If the redness: if related to overly dry skin associated with excessively hot water in showers than it might help. The real question is what is the underlying cause of the skin redness. ...Read more

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Experiencing redness on face/sensitive skin. Anything I can take for this?

Experiencing redness on face/sensitive skin. Anything I can take for this?

See a dermatologist: See someone to help you determine what may be going on and recommend proper treatment. ...Read more

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My skin is always red. How will lotions and creams help lessen the redness?

My skin is always red. How will lotions and creams help lessen the redness?

Eucerin redness: Relief. If it does not help get it checked and laser can help improve the appearance. ...Read more

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What can you use for garlic burns on the skin, to decrease the redness and scarring?

What can you use for garlic burns on the skin, to decrease the redness and scarring?

Garlic not advised: The best treatment for burns is an antibiotic ointment like silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) or bacitracin. Keeping the wound clean and moist with an antibiotic ointment will provide the most reliable results. Plant extracts not only smell (as in the case of garlic) but can be irritating. ...Read more

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I have redness and Peel skin because of cream. Should I use the scrub to remove peel skin?

I have redness and Peel skin because of cream. Should I use the scrub to remove peel skin?

Absolutely not: Just use a little OTC hydrocortisone to calm skin and some Eucerin calming lotion. The peeling skin will shed, make sure you use sunscreen ...Read more

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What does it mean when your skin iz extremely sensitive to touch like its burning? No obvious redness swelling etc?

What does it mean when your skin iz extremely sensitive to touch like its burning? No obvious redness swelling etc?

More information: Can you explain more is it under your skin if so you might be deficient in some vitamin ...Read more

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What OTC can you recommend to calm down the symptoms related to skin contact with fiberglass? Redness inflammation stinging.

What OTC can you recommend to calm down the symptoms related to skin contact with fiberglass? Redness inflammation stinging.

Remove it from skin.: I've had fiberglass in my skin, so I know it's miserable. 1 method: add 1 cup epsom salt into boiling water. Add this mix to warm bath & soak affected area x 30 min or longer. Rinse w cool water. Method #2: gently apply duct tape to affected area & then quickly rip off. Don't push don't either firmly because the glass fibers may embed deeper in your skin. Note: may remove hair. ...Read more

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How to redness of skin from shower in the morning before school? Don't want to look like a tomato going to school on my cheeks

How to redness of skin from shower in the morning before school? Don't want to look like a tomato going to school on my cheeks

Increased blood flow: The increased blood flow to your skin during your shower is what is causing the redness. So all you need to do is switch over to cool/cold water the last 1-2 minutes of your shower to cause those dilated blood vessels to constrict, and the redness will disappear. Now you just have to learn to tolerate that end of shower cool down! ...Read more