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Red Blotchy Skin On The Forehead From A Hat
Is it bad for your head if you hat is kind of tight? It leaves a red mark around the sides of forehead when I wear it. I have a big head hat is xlarge
My boyfriend has red bumps on his head hat can be done to treat this? He thinks it maybe due to sunburn
Yesterday a small, red, itchy bump with tiny white head appeared on my perineum close to the opening of the vagina. Hat is it? What can I do/take?
You can try using warm, moist packs to the area.
But the only way to know what it is--have an exam. ...Read more
On my head, I have small blotch that is light & spreading slowly. In the center there is a red bruise that appears, scabs, disappears, ?
Dermatologist: Lesions that a=asymmetric, b=irregular boarders, c=irregular color pattern, d=larger then the size of a pencil eraser are worrisome. If your fit the abcd rule, have it biopsied. ...Read more
Red blotch on my forhead is it skin cancer I work in the sun all day and now have a red thing coming up on my forhead and it is starting to hurt
Need to be evaluated: Hard to know what it is without physically looking at it or touching it. You should see your primary care doctor or a dermatologist to get this looked at. A biopsy is needed for definitive diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more
Red blotch: It could be anything. If it is quite worrying now please take your son to the nearest Emergency facility. If you think this can wait till tomorrow please call your Pediatrician early in the morning. ...Read more
After a shower, my forehead gets so dry and flaky and it does get redness too. I have the same thing on my scalp like bumps of dead skin. Any help?
I have a scab on my forehead from extremely dry skin and I want to get rid of the scab and the redness over the weekend!!!! Please Please help!
Hydration: The way to hydrate skin quickly is to drink plenty of water, avoid alcohol/caffeine and anything else that has a dehydrating effect, and use a petrolium-based emollient such as Aquaphor within 15 minutes of washing (while the skin is still saturated). Use the Aquaphor, or another moisturizer that does not contain alcohol, 4 to 6 times a day. Whether the scab disappears on Monday depends on size ...Read more
What should I do about my face? I have redness all over, and dry skin on my cheeks, around my nose, and my forehead. I've tried to moisterize my face about every half hour. If I put anykind of lotion on it, it just keeps burning.
Perhaps: Perhaps you have seborrheic dermatitis? This is a common condition this time of year and if typically found on the scalp or face. On the face, it is seen as red, scaly areas on the forehead, between the eyebrows (or on the middle part of the eyebrows), and beside the nose. Typical treatment would be Ketoconazole Cream and/or desonide cream which can prescribed by a dermatologist. Otc options might include Cortaid (hydrocortisone) which can help some patients. I hope this helps! ...Read more
I woke up today and noticed I have a red blotchy mark on my forehead above my right eye. It doesn't hurt or itch, What could it be?
Could be shingles: Could be skin involvement by shingles. If blisters develop then need to see ophthalmologist ASAP ...Read more
I have very sensitive skin and I have bumpy pimples and redness all over my forehead and I have a special event in 3 days I need to bet rid of them.?
I wish I could tell: You to use something quick and easy, but without seeing it, that would be difficult. Please see your doctor or a dermatologist, so that it can be treated properly. ...Read more
I have oily skin and facial acne, mostly on the forehead and around the chin bone, slow treated and redness around the acne and sometimes itchy?
The acne on my forehead has been there for awhile. No redness or anything, just bumps. It almost looks rash like? Is perfectly smooth skin attainable?
I need help with my acne. I have bumps all over my forehead and they are my skin colour; they just won't go away. I have redness and itchy skin HELP!
Irritated greasy wrinkled forehead. 19 years old. When on the sun the forehead skin slightly stings and redness may appear. Also have pimples.
Long shots: You need to manage your acne like an informed adult. Topical benzoyl peroxide is your best friend and your physician can add a prescription strength Rx if needed. Skin sensitivity on sunlight raises the possibility of a porphyria or some other illness; even mild variants of xeroderma pigmentosum can present in older folks. You'd do well to get seen by a skin specialist. ...Read more
I have oily skin, redness and big pores on both cheeks and many small pimples. How to get rid those pimples especially on my forehead?
Acne: Cleanse your face with warm water and cleanser twice a day. You can start applying benzoyl peroxide (5% or 10%) after each facial wash. Wait at least 2-4 weeks for a response. If the pimples remain and you are getting more of them, see your doctor or dermatologist for a prescription medication. ...Read more
I am experiencing skin redness or irritation (worsened by: after exposure to the sun). on chest, neck, and face. Randomly. It just turns blotchy?
There are many: Potential causes for the skin signs you are experiencing. Unfortunately it is nearly impossible to suggest a diagnosis without being able to see the skin. Make an appointment with a health care provider (preferably a dermatologist) for accurate evaluation and management. ...Read more
I have been experiencing swelling of lower ext. Along with blotchy redness of the skin that's warm to the touch.
Small red raised bump on forehead after bumping head. Been five days and it comes and goes. Sensitive skin. Anything to worry about?
Apply warm packs from now on.
Take tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen for pain/swelling.
Apply some neosporin to prevent infection.
If you don't feel better in 1-2 weeks, go see your dr.
Not a cause for alarm, unless there is persistent fever, increasing headache, nausea vomiting.
Take care friend! ...Read more
Inside the skin of my pennis pain wwhen I touch it and my forehead is red and when I touch it it pain what to do?
AnS: You need to see your doctor and put on medication. Sound like you are getting an infection. Best to see your doctor ...Read more
I have a red dot under my skin. How can I get rid off it? It's in the middle of my forehead. Please help I'm begging. : (
Blood: This needs to be evaluated and treated by dermatologsot who probably lightly burn it with elctrosurgery. It will resolve in a few days with no a very slight mark. ...Read more
Anything for dry ski: More effective if soak in water first. A cream with ceramides may be most effective. Eucerin now has a good one called eucerin eczema care. ...Read more
I have a round red patch on my forehead whis is slightly raised and the skin flakes off its also itchy sometimes. Tried daktacort but not worked.?
See dermatologist: You will need to be clinically examined. It could be fungal infection/dermatomycosis like ringworm or could be psoriasis or other skin problem. They can have the same symptoms-however different in clinical presentation. Steroids would help psoriasis but steroids will make ring worm worse. You need to be seen and evaluated by your doctor or dermatologist ...Read more
Large red spot under skin on forehead when nervous or hot. Forms as the same shape each time and also appears when blood rushes to forehead. Any idea?
Nevus flammeus: What you describe is a vascular birthmark. It is due to a congenital (since birth) malformation of capillaries (small blood vessels) under the skin. These usually fade or become less obvious with age but can persist. The redness becomes more obvious with increase blood flow to the area. Treatment is only needed for cosmetic reasons. The pulse dye or vascular laser is the preferred way to treat. ...Read more
My six year old son came home with a red bump on his forehead n after getting him a hair cut I saw there were sevral in his head n a few on his skin?
? Bites: Theses sound like bites. Are they Itchy or sore? Have the changed their appearance? If itchy and bumps likely bites. Treat his symptoms. All the best. Follow up as required. ...Read more
My daughter has red pimple like bump along her hairline on the forehead. And raw red patches on her head?
As with most rashes.: ...This could be a variety of things. This could be a virus, or this could be a bacterial infection that would respond to an antibiotic. This could even be tiny insects in the skin. It cannot be diagnosed online. You must see a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. If your child is in pain, see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
My son have dry skin his forehead has red rash and it itches him. What can I do to help him? He is 5 month old
See his doctor: He needs to be evaluated by his doctor to find out what's going on. ...Read more
How hard would you have to get hit to have internal bleeding on your Head? Mild headache, Small hit to forehead with a small red bump. 48 hours ago
Head injury: Depends, if u had internal bleeding you would know it by now. ...Read more