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Small red patch below eyebrow, it's a little sore, skin flakes noticed in morning but washes off.?

Small red patch below eyebrow, it's a little sore, skin flakes  noticed in morning but washes off.?

Hydrocortisone: It sounds like mild eczema, and i'd use some over the counter Hydrocortisone cream on it for a few days. If it's clearing up, great! if not, i'd get it checked out by your family doctor. Sores on the face that scab or flake and don't heal by 2 weeks concern us for skin cancer. Good luck and always use sun protection! ...Read more

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I have this sore above my eye torsos my eyebrow hurts puffy red ?

I have this sore above my eye torsos my eyebrow hurts puffy red
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Possible infection: This could be an infection, bacterial is probably most common, but viral or fungal infection also possible. ...Read more

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Concerned about 1mm sore beside eyebrow that hasn't healed over a month. No change in size no scab. Looks like red dot. Can this be skin cancer?

Concerned about 1mm sore beside eyebrow that hasn't healed over a month. No change in size no scab. Looks like red dot. Can this be skin cancer?

Not likely: A 1mm lesion is likely benign and represents either a blood blister, hemangioma or focal inflammatory/vascular extravasation from bug bite. Is it raised? Does it itch? It is very unlikely that a pinpoint red 1mm macule is cancerous. If you are worried, a visit to the dermatologist will give you the reassurance you need. ...Read more

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Help! swollen red rash on face and scalp so saturday night i felt a mild stinging just above my right eyebrow. No blemishes, red or anything at all visible on skin. Sunday a little red and in more spots on scalp. Monday full blown red swollen sore above e

Help! swollen red rash on face and scalp so saturday night i felt a mild stinging just above my right eyebrow. No blemishes, red or anything at all visible on skin. Sunday a little red and in more spots on scalp. Monday full blown red swollen sore above e

Rash: 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

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1 day after a mosquito bite on my eyelid just under the eyebrow.ifound a red tender swelling about 2.5 CM which blanches on pressure.what could it be?

1 day after a mosquito bite on my eyelid just under the eyebrow.ifound a red tender swelling about 2.5 CM which blanches on pressure.what could it be?

Allergic reaction.: The swelling from a mosquito bites is usually an allergic reaction to the proteins and toxins in the bite and rarely due to infection. You may need and anti-histaminic if the swelling persists. You also may need an antibiotic such as Vibramycin (doxycycline) in this context as a precautionery. So see your doctor . ...Read more

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How do I relieve redness above eyes and under eyebrows?

How do I relieve redness above eyes and under eyebrows?

Likely eczema: If the skin is dry & itchy this likely eczema. If so, ophthalmic ointment with steroid can be prescribed by an eye care specialist. The oil from inside a vit e capsule may be helpful when applied 1-2x per day. If the area is just generally red, cool compresses may help. If allergic in origin antihistamines may help. If thin skin from aging, then coverup may be the main option. Avoid sun/wind. ...Read more

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Can a visible, 1" mucocele (no redness noted) exist where the orbital fat is, the inner, upper part of the orbit and just under the eyebrow ?

Can a visible, 1" mucocele (no redness noted) exist where the orbital fat is,  the inner, upper part of the orbit and just under the eyebrow ?

Usually w/ trauma: Mucoceles may occur spontaneously but in the region of the frontal sinus they are more comminly related to a history of frontal sinus trauma/fracture. ...Read more

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From my eyebrows up my forehead is sore, why?

From my eyebrows up my forehead is sore, why?

Headache: The area you are describing corresponds to the sinus in your forehead. You might have a sinus infection. I would see your doctor to have this evaluated. Feel better. ...Read more