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Purple/red spot on my nose and multiple spots accumulating on my forehead after a week of hot showers. what should i do?

Purple/red spot on my nose and multiple spots accumulating on my forehead after a week of hot showers. what should i do?

There are many: potential causes for the dermatological findings you describe. It might be as simple as taking cooler showers but it is impossible to diagnose skin ailments over the internet without being able to see the specific problem. If these spots continue, you should see a health care provider in order to get an accurate evaluation, diagnosis and treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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What causes : rapid appearance of brown spots on nose, under eyes, forehead. Feet cold and turn purple, sore breasts, acid reflux, popping joints?

What causes : rapid appearance of brown spots on nose, under eyes, forehead. Feet cold and turn purple, sore breasts, acid reflux, popping joints?

See your doctor: You have too many conditions happening at the same time to be able to address them here, without having a physical examination done by your doctor. It sounds like it's time to be seen for your annual physical, and to address these concerns with her/him. After the exam, s/he will know what other tests to order. You may want to have your vitamin d3, and micronutrient level checked as well. ...Read more

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Tiny colourless spots all over my forehead. Please see profile picture

Pityriasis alba? : i can't enlarge your profile pic on my iPad but light (hypopigmented) spots on the face are often this. If they continue to spread or enlarge, it could be a condition called vitiligo, which is an autoimmune attack on the cells that make color in your skin. This sometimes happens with old acne scars, too, but they are more likely to turn dark than light. ...Read more

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Spots on forehead won't go. What can I do?

Spots on forehead won't go. What can I do?

Would encourage: You to have this evaluated by a dermatologist. Once the spots are identified a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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How do I prevent spots on my forehead?

How do I prevent spots on my forehead?

Two items: 1) Products with Alpha Hydroxy Acid are helpful and don't require a script. 2) Dr. Oz had this issue on one of his programs that you could look up and it had to do with a lime or lemon mix as I recall. But he cautioned not to go out into the sun after application as it can discolor the skin. ...Read more

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Why am i getting white spots on my forehead?

Why am i getting white spots on my forehead?

Depends...: Depends on the size and appearance. They may be blocked sweat glands if very small. Larger areas may be due to vitiligo or another medical condition. Would have it checked by your dermatologist. ...Read more