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I used nair Has been 3hours
stings burns and is red blotchy rash breaking out I used ice did not help hoe can I relieve the pain and redness???
Reaction: This appears to be both a primary irritation as well as a possible allergic reaction to the NAIR. Take an antihistamine like benadryl(causes drowsiness) or Claritin; apply a cortisone type cream also. If severe redness spreads, or fever develops, have your physician examine and treat you. ...Read more
Area where i got stung there is a green bubble and red blotchy circle around it, redness circle around it is getting bigger now my hand is swollen?
Infected insect bite: Looks like you have Insect bite with local reaction and infection. Most insect bites produce local reaction that improve in few hours. Complications include urticaria, systemic reaction and anaphylaxis, local infection or transmission of disease. Medical review is required for assessment and treatment below link that may help http://patient.info/health/insect-bites-and-stings-leaflet ...Read more
Face is red and blotchy after a warm shower, what can I do to help the redness go away? Take an antihistamine? No i don't have rosacea
Flushing of face: Common problem and related to (1) rapid dilation of superficial blood vessels called capillaries that increase in diameter and blood flow in response to heat. With dilation, the body cools down by running more blood through the surface of the skin and it transfers heat away from the body (2) release of chemicals in mast cells that an antihistamine could block if you take it regularly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Mirvaso: Depending on the cause, there is a new topical prescription cream that reduces redness on the face. But I would see a dermatologist to determine the cause, as if this is a contact allergy then eliminating the aggravating agent will resolve the redness. ...Read more
It started as a bite (mosquito or spider?}, and now a week later it's still a large red blotchy spot. Should I put something on it?
I noticed a red blotchy area under my armpits (both sides/outer sides). One side is darker than the other. It doesn't itch. What could it be?
Tinea Cruris : Skin fungal infection is the most likely cause. Since its new it's no causing any symptoms like itching and burning sensation. But if you let it continue it will do so. Possible treatment is over the counter Lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream twice daily and use also Lotrimin (clotrimazole) powder spray before putting cloths on, typically keeping the area dry and trimming down the hair. Consult your doctor in any case. ...Read more
I suddenly developed a red blotchy ring around the bottom of my aerola. It wasn't there this morning and I didn't injure myself. It doesn't itch. ?
Not to worry: Does't sound like something you should worry to much.If it sill there in few days see a doctor. ...Read more