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Red Rash On Crease Of 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
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
I have a rash surrounding my eye on the skin on my eyelid, up to my eyebrow, below to the cheekbone. Like a black eye, but with red. No bumps, but just redness. No change in meds. I just ran suddenly in the sun for 2 minutes..? Not in sun today otherwise.
I have a really red rash around my left eye. Swollen eye lids and its very itchy. No increase in redness with the eye...
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
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.
Ive 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
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
Rash on eyelid-itchy,red,the scab formed but it fell off and looks like wound again-rash oozes water-like fluid.whats is this rash n how to treat it?
Sun damage : Please see an ophthalmologist. It needs expert examination and possible biopsy. ...Read more
My daughter is 9yo and has a pimple like rash to side of face for 3/7 now. Red, raised.Came up over night. Not itchy. (on eyelids too now resolved.) ?
What could be causing a red raised rash on 2 yo eyelids? How do I treat it? He's had a cold/cough for 2 wk. It disappears later in the day sometimes.
Itchy red, alligator like feeling, swollen rash on cheeks, neck & chest. Swollen eyelids. Dr. Said allergic reaction, steroid medication is not helpin?
Up the treatment: I see in your medication list that you are taking Diphenhydramine (Benadryl) an h1 antihistamine, and were prescribed a steroid cream. You can try an over the counter h2 antihistamine Loratadine along with the above. You may need to be switched from the steroid cream to steroids by mouth, so a followup with your doctor would be the next step. If you have lip/mouth symptoms, go to Emergency Dept. ...Read more
I am 8 weeks pregnant, i've had a rash on my neck for a week now. At first i thought it was a spider bite but now my eyelids are red, rashy and itchy?
Sudden appearance of red itchy rash behind my knee, swelling and spreading. I scratched my eyelid and got four bumps there too so its spreading?
Allergies: Patients with allergies can develop red and itchy skin around the eyes and on the eyelids from allergies. Behind the knees and on the inside part of the elbow too.This skin condition is called allergic dermatitis or allergic eczema. You can use a hypoallergenic cream/lotion: cetaphil or lubriderm and consider contacting your medical doctor about taking allergy pills-such as Claritin (loratadine) or allegra. ...Read more
My 1 year old has a block tear duct, seem to have eye irritation. Bottom of his eyelid is red and looks like its growing a red rash, but eyes not red.?
Dacryocystitis: It could be an infected tear sac. See your pediatric ophthalmologist ASAP ! ...Read more
Rash, (red, weeping, gold crusting) and swelling, itchy. Develops on scalp and eyelids and around eyes and in arms. Worsens with exposure to sun. ?
My girlfriend has red,bumpy,scaby like rash located on both of her top eyelids should she see an eye doctor or dermatologist?
As a dermatologist: I see eyelid rashes like that all the time, but I am sure an ophthalmologist would be able to help as well. ...Read more
I am experiencing rash on face, fever, swollen lip, swelling around eyes, rash on back, thigh rash and rash (quality: itchiness, blisters, crusty, bumpy, red or bluish purple) . The following also describes me: Eyelid swelling. What should I do?
SEE A DR!!!: Preferably a skin specialist. When you go, bring with you any meds, vitamins, herbs, pills of any sort that you have used in the past several weeks. ...Read more
My eyes are red, itchy and painful, I have rashes on my eye lid and under my eyes, i used my friends contacts last night, could that be related?
See an eye DR: Were the contact lenses fresh or previously used? Bring with you to the dr. Be sure to make it clear that it is emergency. ...Read more
What can a dry red patchy/itchy rash on my chest, face, eye lids be caused by? Had same rash awhile ago and it went away within a week. Its back now
I feel coolness in both eyes, non red rash on top of both eye lids, burns in the corners closes to my nose, and swollen on top eye lids. Help???
Ans: How long has this been going on? You will need to see your doctor. You do not want to have these lesions get into the eye itself. Be careful when dealing with eyes ...Read more
Is it normal for SLE patient to have eye redness when having Malar Rash flare up, at the same time ?
It can but need more: We need more information. The red eye may not be lupus and you need to discuss this with your physician or ophthalmologist. It could be lupus eye involvement but also viral and that is why you need to distinguish this. ...Read more
Re-occurring eye reactions. Both eyes swell - lids & area, then rash. Lasts 2-3 weeks. Not redness in eye or nasal congestion. Allergy tests show cat?
See a dermatologist: You need a prescription calcineurin inhibitor cream or ointment. Do not use cortisones on eyelids. Meanwhile get rid of the cat. How about a dog or maybe a pet rock? ...Read more
Suffering from allergy(indian):red rashes, itching eye, swelling(lip, finger);since 1yr taking betesol, atarax, (hydroxyzine) sizon.Nothing is helping out, please advice?
Seek out allergist: With all of your symptoms, you need a specialist. An allergist is a doctor specializing in your condition. Please make an appointment today and feel better! ...Read more
Contact rash: Although there are many potential causes, a contact allergy is the most likely. Try to figure out what is making contact with the lids on a daily basis (make-up, soaps, creams., etc) and remove that from your routine and see whether this improves. ...Read more
Days to months: Erythema migrans, the bulls-eye rash unique to lyme, appears within 3-30 days after a bite & lasts several days to several months. However, no more than 1/2 and probably less than 1/3 of those with lyme report a bulls-eye rash. If you have it you have lyme, but not having it does not rule out lyme in any way. See http://www.Lyme-disease-research-database.Com/lyme-disease-rash.Html. ...Read more