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Red Rash After Shower
I have of small red rashes/spot patches on my cheeks. They look worse after a shower or after shaving. Could it be excema? I have tried derma creams
Red rash on genitals it's not itchy or painful it's on head and on sides no open sores just looks like redness after hot shower it's shiny?
This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
My penis is burning when im trying to have sex. There are red rashes around the head of my penis. Stings when I shower.
B Cu: My rec is 2 get 2 a urologist soon! ...Read more
Yes my hubby got out of the shower bout two weeks ago he got a red rash on his right side chest it comes and goes please help?
See derm: See your dermatologist to find the cause. ...Read more
My 10months old baby been having rashes & redness ard his anus. Usually 3-1week recover. Comes and go easily.
Pruritus ani: We call this condition as pruritus ani. Commonest cause is intolerance to milk products. If you are using formula milk/ pasturized milk which we adults use from groceries, consult your paediatrician who will recommend the right formula, substituting a non lactose containing preparation. ...Read more
Rash that is all over my body. My palms too. Itches sometimes and gets really red after shower? Barely see it most of time.
Small bumps present?: If you have noted small red and itchy bumps after showering, it may be from a condition known as cholinergic urticaria which occurs when the body temperature rises and starts to cool down. If this is what you have, this is not a serious condition and can usually be helped by taking an antihistamine before any activity causing a rise in body temperature. (exercise, stress, hot shower etc). ...Read more
I had facial three days back and I found redness and rashes this morning. Please suggest me a way to reduce these rashes on my face.
Rash: Sounds like skin was derma braided. Use sunscreen with aloe vera 2-3 times/day for next three weeks to protect the healing areas. ...Read more
surgery at the end of January. Near one of the incision sites is round red rash. It seems to get worse after I've showered or while working out?
Who Knows..: The site rash may or may not be directly due to the surgery. There is just no way of knowing for sure. Having said that, it would be prudent to keep a watchful eye on the condition. Certain activities can increase the blood flow to the area and cause a temporary redness. To remove all doubt, give your surgeon a call. It may be as easy as using a topical cream to address the condition. ...Read more
Hi, I have a blotchy red rash on my lowerlegs appear after I shower, about ten minutes later it dissapears. Any chance this is a HIV rash? Just wanted to check.
Cholinergic urticari: This is more likely from cholinergic urticaria which can be triggered by any increase in core body temperature followed by a cooling down phase. This can be prevented by taking an antihistamine prior to the event if proved bothersome enough and is not a serious condition. HIV rash would not have let you off that easily. It is time for you to reconsider your sexual practice to avoid future worries ...Read more
How about applying clindamycin solution and betamathesone w/ gentamycn on my face? Is it effective for redness rashes on my face?
Might not work: The common redness rashes on the face are rosacea and eczema. Topical antibiotic alone works for rosacea but not the one with topical steroid. Eczema might just need topical steroid but Betamethasone is too strong for the thin skin in the face. Also, there are many other skin diseases that looks red too. Since you get prescriptions for those meds, you should see your doctor for correct diagnosis. ...Read more
What kind of skin rashes are commen on your butt that flares up every now and then. The symptom are redness, itchy, painful, and leaves a scar.
Herpes: Red, itchy, painful episodes of rash in the boxer shorts area is herpes until proven otherwise. Breakouts may occur during times of physical or mental stress. Treatment can include anti-virals, which may either be taken on an episodic or daily preventive basis. You can get a blood test that tells you whether it's hsv I or hsv ii. ...Read more
I didn't shower yesterday, and it's been hot. I ran today, showered, then noticed a red, prickly rash on the sides of my waist. Not itchy. Heat rash?
My balls are itchy, there's no red coloring, no signs of a rash it just gets extremely itchy for a minute or 2. I also take hot showers can tht do it?
Yes: Any number of things that dry your skin or irritate it can cause itching. I recommend using Vaseline sparingly on the itchy parts after a shower for a week and see if that helps. ...Read more
Family practice: It's probably the result of frequent showers causing dry / irritated skin. ...Read more
How can I treat my alopecia. I have it on my head along with rashes and redness. I am also getting bald patches on my head.
Find the cause: The cause of your problem has to be first diagnosed before a treatment is offered. ...Read more
Hi...im experiencing itchy, scaly and painful palms for the past 2 days...i also have redness, unpainful rashes all over my abdomen...rashes at the back?
Hard to diagnose: Unless visualized and touched. Please visit a healthcare provider as soon as possible for diagnosis and treatment. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
I am over weight I shower very often but I have this red burning rash under my belly and wanted to know how to clear it up fast and what it could be?
Fungal rash: This is likely a fungal rash. Overweight individuals will have some flesh that hangs over the waist (called pannus). This area remains moist allowing for fungal growth. Other than losing weight, make sure the area is dry (esp after bathing/showering). If during the day it becomes moist and red, try some gold bond powder to keep it dry and hinder fungal growth. If the skin is raw, see a doctor. ...Read more
Scrub lemon on my face and it starts to have rashes and it itchy. What to do stop itching and redness. Pls help?
Stop lemon: I'd stop rubbing lemon on your face and see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Hi doc, just want to ask if its good to continue use of dermovate cream for my face, I have some redness in my face and rashes.
Hav A Rash. N Its Weird Bcuz It doesn't always sho. Da only time I can C it is when I Take Warm/hot showers. Red patches. On Right thigh. Wut is It?
I get skin rashes with redness and itchiness in my butt and near my vagina every time I wear menstrual pad. What's wrong with me?
Why am I having pain on the tip of my penis? It hurts when some pressure gets applied on it. Otherwise no pain while peeing and no rashes or redness
Why every time I get out of shower not hot. Warm almost cold water. I have a red looking rash top forehead to nose and cheeks? Sometimes during day.
I get hot red spots (non-itchy or raised, so no heat rash) whenever I'm hot (sweater, sun, shower, stress). They come and go after 30 m. What is this?
Red blotchy skin, "not a rash" I'm a pretty healthy teenage boy but when I take a shower or go outside on a hot day my legs get red splotches all over?
CholinergicUrticaria: Cholinergic urticaria is a form of hive which develops in response to a physical trigger, such as drastic temperatures, hot showers, sunlight, emotional distress, exercise and occassionally viral infectons. When this condition becomes chronic (recurrent, frequent), daily medications such as Zyrtec or Xyzal (levocetirizine) can be used for prevention. ...Read more
When I get out of the shower I get this red patchy rash on my upper arms then I put lotion on and it helps cause in the morning it is no longervisible?
After a hot shower I had little red pin prick size spots on my belly it was also blotchy. It seemed to go away in 30min but I took Benadryl (diphenhydramine). Why rash?
Could: Be excessive heat causing the reaction. Attempt to use lukewarm water. ...Read more
Several times a year I break out in odd rashes mostly on my chest neck and shoulders sometimes they look like scratches they are always accompanied by redness and swelling and tenderness of the skin and also with pimply looking things. I just broke out
See doc: Try to get in and see your doc or a dermatologist while you have the rash. If you can't get in soon, take pics so you can show your doc! ...Read more
What could be diagnosis for having rashes at the back, dry cough for more than a month, fatigue, redness of face and weight loss? Male, 50s
I have red bumpy rashes on my breast which itch. On scratching them, there's more redness in the area. No history of breast cancer. What's causing it?
Need more info: Onset, duration, exacerbating factors. Would need to follow up with your physician for a physical exam ...Read more
I jus got back frm trip 2 hilly area now m experiencing rashes on arms face feet. It includes bumps lyk mosquito bites litle redness itch. What is it??
Rash: It sounds like you may have been exposed to a toxin such as poison ivy or oak. Try not to sratch the area. Take an antihistamine to see if it will help. Use Aveeno (oatmeal) in your bath water and try a mild hydrocortisone cream. If this doesn't help see your doctor for an assessment and consideration for steroids taken by mouth. All the best and I hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
Below scrotum and toward right leg I have a damp red rash that smells like fish. If scrubbed in shower produces slight pains. What is this?
Possible fungal: The damp red rash with a fishy smell may be from a longstanding fungal infection; however if sexually active, could be related to std. I would recommend over the counter antifingal cream (lotrimin (clotrimazole) af) - apply a thin layer am/pm for 5 days- if not resolved- see your pohysician and get checked for stds. ...Read more