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My mum has been having this itchy red patch at forehead for some time. It seem to be a allergic reaction to some stuff at the place she worked. Help?

My mum has been having this itchy red patch at forehead for some time. It seem to be a allergic reaction to some stuff at the place she worked. Help?

See doctor: Your mother needs to see doctor for proper med. If she is allergic from something at work then she needs to avoid or trying to figure out to prevent recurrence. ...Read more

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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

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I have an itchy scalp and a large red itchy patch on my forehead. I also have swollen lymph nodes around my ear. I got my hair done last Wednesday.

I have an itchy scalp and a large red itchy patch on my forehead. I also have swollen lymph nodes around my ear. I got my hair done last Wednesday.

Dermatitis: If ALL the symptoms are on SAME side of your head and don't cross the midline then I'm worried about shingles which can later become painful. Starting treatment right away is critical
A chemical allergic reaction is also possible especially if your hair was dyed and should have it looked at. ...Read more

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What is a red dry patch called on a forehead?

What is a red dry patch called on a forehead?

Eczema: It could be a patch of eczema or even an extension of a dry scalp condition call seborrheic dermatitis. Both of these can present with red, dry patches. The treatment for these conditions is usually lotion and topical steroid. For a scalp condition is may include the use of a medication shampoo. ...Read more

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How can you treat itchy, red, blotchy patches on your forehead and chin?

How can you treat itchy, red, blotchy patches on your forehead and chin?

See dermatologists: Many reasons why people develop rash like this on face. Most commonly two: one is contact dermatitis and the other is seborrheic dermatitis. Either needs mild corticosteroid cream/ointment to control, prescription strength. ...Read more

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My daughter has red pimple like bump along her hairline on the forehead. And raw red patches on her head?

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

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I have what seems rosacea. Red patches on forehead & sides of nose. Quite dry in places. What is the best treatment?

Consultation: Consult with a facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist. There are topical treatments that can be used but a diagnosis has to be done first. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Malar rash 8 months ago reducced at morning but not disapper, also I had dermatographia, some red patches come and go on forehead, other things normal?

Malar rash 8 months ago reducced at morning but not disapper, also I had dermatographia, some red patches come and go on forehead, other things normal?

Skin doctor: Since you currently have only skin sympyoms best person to see you is a dermatologist. Though this is seen in early lupus I wouldn't, worry just yet-some lupus is just confined to the skin. ...Read more

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Face skin w/ red patches on both cheeks near temples and forehead, discoloration around lips, only during ovulation/period. Recurrent monthly. Plshelp

Face skin w/ red patches on both cheeks near temples and forehead, discoloration around lips, only during ovulation/period. Recurrent monthly. Plshelp

More information: Have you been on any birth control pill or hormone therapy that you have stopped recently?
BTW Advil (ibuprofen) and Ibuprofen are the same medication, make sure not to take a lot of it as it could cause upset stomach, bleeding from stomach and kidney trouble. ...Read more

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Used hairspray oil near front of forehead then got red patches & tiny bumps, since, washed my hair w/ water. Idea? What specialist should I tlk to?

Used hairspray oil near front of forehead then got red patches & tiny bumps, since, washed my hair w/ water. Idea? What specialist should I tlk to?

Bumps from hairspray: The specialist you may need is a dermatologist. Consider starting w/your family doc and if he/she thinks you need a specialist you will be referred to one. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Hello I have strange red patches around my mouth, nose, and forehead very itchy and flaky I have had them for 3 years now they come and go

Hello I have strange red patches around my mouth, nose, and forehead very itchy and flaky I have had them for 3 years now they come and go

See a doctor: Rashes are difficult to diagnose without actually seeing them in person even with a thorough description. You could have some form of dermatitis, which is a very general term, but this needs to be evaluated by your doctor. Please make an appointment to see them. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dry red patch on cheek what could it be and what to use on cheek? Als dry skin on forehead between eyes? What's a good daily moistures? Is it age?

Dry red patch on cheek what could it be and what to use on cheek? Als dry skin on forehead between eyes? What's a good daily moistures? Is it age?

Eucerine: Eucerine cream is a good daily moisturizer. It sounds like you are getting some patches of eczema. It could be that or just dry skin. Our skin does get thinner and more dry as we age. Using a good daily moisturizer can help. Make sure also that you are drinking plenty of water each day. ...Read more

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I never had acne at all growing up. For the last two months I've had small red bumps on my nose to my forehead in one patch that doesn't go away?

I never had acne at all growing up. For the last two months I've had small red bumps on my nose to my forehead in one patch that doesn't go away?

Acne: Acne can happen at any age, not just adolescence. A dermatologist can give your recommendations on treatment if over the counter products are not working. ...Read more

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4 many years now been suffering from redness to the face cheeks and forehead the area gets itchy and flaky what could this be? What can I do about it?

See dermatologist: This could be various things including eczema (allergic dermatitis), rosacea or other dermatological condition. You can use a hypoallergenic skin lotion and make an appointment with your dermatologist to determine if another treatment is necessary. ...Read more