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Rash Above Eyelid
I have red eyelids with rashes and itching under the upper eyelids. It inches and waters when I read and the lights are bright.
May have: Blepharitis. To treat this you need to see an eye doctor. ...Read more
I keep getting spider bites. Noone else in my family does. Yesterday I was bitten on my eyelid. It's been happening for years now. Then a couple weeks after the first bite I started getting these rashes where I got the first bite. The rashes come and go, t
I suspect that these: Lesions may not be spider bits. These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Cortisone cream: You can use a hydrocortisone cream. However, it is important to figure out the underlying cause of the rash. I would recommend seeing your physician. It could be something as simple as the type of eye makeup you are wearing or it could be the initial presentation of Lupus or Psoriasis. ...Read more
Get evaluated: It means you need to be evaluated by a doctor. One cannot make an accurate diagnosis based on your symptoms without an exam and appropriate lab studies. ...Read more
Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin blisters or rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and insect bites can cause blisters on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
For the past 4 years I have been experiencing severely swollen eyelids (almost shut) and body rash even on an overcast day if it outside for 15min?
Possible eczema: It sounds like you may have eczema which commonly affects the skin of the eyelids as well as other areas of the body. A picture might help. ...Read more
See an eye doc: First step is to get a diagnosis. There are multiple issues that could cause what you describe. I recommend you see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
A rash has broken out on my face with small bumps on my lower cheeks, chin, under my chin, and eyelids.?
Once a year I get a rash on my eyelid where I apply my eyeshadow. I use hypoallergenic makeup and other products. What to do?
You likely need: A topical corticosteroid prescriptionGet a more detailed answer ›
My son has a rash on the top of his eyelid and its the same color of his skin and then in the corner of his eyelid at the bottom its swollen?
See Your Doctor: The rash that you describe could have numerous causes such as: bug bite, eczema, infection, and more. More info is needed such as the duration, recent illness, associated symptoms (eg. Itching, pain, etc.), your child's medical history, and more. It is important to note that diagnosis of a rash is challenging without visual inspection. See your child's doctor for correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Many possibilities: 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
Eczema of eyelid: See a dermatologist. Steroid creams are usual therapy for eczema but may be a problem on the face. You need Protopic ointment. 1% or Elidel (pimecrolimus) cream. ...Read more
Atopic Dermatitis: Atopic dermatitis, an immune/allergic disorder, can produce eczema on the skin, as well as red swollen itchy eyelids, and a rash. However, a simple contact allergy, unrelated to an immune disorder can produce similar findings. See your ophthalmologist and perhaps an allergist as well to look into it. ...Read more
Is heat rash on an infant normal on her eyelids and in patches only on her face? The rash seems so persistent, red, and inflamed.
For weeks I've had this dry skin itchy rash on inner eyelids it looks like it's coming out of skin what could this be is it bad?
Get checked out: Usually involvement of the inner eyelids manifest as redness or raised bumps. They are likely to be from allergic conjunctivitis if they itch. In contact lens wearer, another more serious form of conjunctivitis can occur often necessitating removal of the contact lens. The cornea may be irritated if the condition is severe enough. See ophthalmologist. ...Read more
I've developed a small red itchy rash on both cornesr of my eyelids. My eyebrows sometimes itch as well. I have VERY sensitive skin, what should I do?
Sounds like eczema: I'd start with hydrocortisone to the affected areas twice a day. You can get the OTC 1% ointment at any pharmacy or market. The key is to apply once after a 10-15 minute shower, and a separate time later in the day. A moisturizer can also help. Vanicream, Eucerin, Cetaphil...these are all good options for a moisturizer. It can go on separately from the medication. This should help! ...Read more
What does it mean when you have a rash on the corners of you mouth, inside ur ears, and on top of you eyelids?
It means: You need to see a dermatologist for evaluation of this rash. ...Read more
My 3 year old first had like a rash under her eyes (not eyelids or the white part of eye) then the next day she had red dots instead. Why? ¿
Uncertain: It is difficult to answer this question without seeing the rash. If it has vesicles (blisters) or is spreading and becoming more angry in appearance then I suggest taking her to see your pediatrician. ...Read more
I suddenly have wrinkly under eyes will rolls and puffy upper eyelids and a spotty rash like right cheek this happened in a few hours. I'm 22.
Allergy: Sounds like allergic swelling, particularly since its in both eyes and not painful. Try cool compresses. If the swelling persists you should see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
Rash on eyelid oozes water like fluid, which later becomes yellowish and scab falls off before it should-several times. Rash itches. How to treat it?
Rash on eyelid-itchy, red, the scab formed but it fell off and looks like wound again-rash oozes water-like fluid. What's is this rash n how to treat it?
Sun damage: Please see an ophthalmologist. It needs expert examination and possible biopsy. ...Read more
Itchy rash on eyelid-It's not dry, cracked. It oozes -fluid is like water but sometimes dries and forms some yellowsh junk. What's the rash, how to treat?
Rashes: Rashes are impossible to diagnose over the computer so I am afraid you will need to see the Dr or a health care provider for an exam. The eyelids especially needs special care with rashes as the skin is thin and traditional steroid creams may not be recommended. Best wishes. ...Read more