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Scab In Nose Treatment
My daughter is 10 and got brown scabs over and around her nose and same all across top lip, blister on right cheek can light treatment cause this?
Another thought: If the scabbed lesions you are describing have surounding redness, are warm to the touch or have pus-like secretions then impetigo must be considered. (a superinfection after uv tx and skin breakdown) this is a strep skin infection most common in younger patients. Typically, these scabs have a yellowish, honey-like appearance. If so, see you doctor immediately. This infxn can be tx'ed with a rx. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I have a irritation scab on the head of my penis i saw it one day after i masturbated is there anyway itll cure or will it go away on its own?
I've scratched my scalp so much now I had some hard scabs from it. How to cure it? I shaved my head 2 days ago with clippers.
One natural way.: Agree w dr. Kam. Neti pots can reduce nasal congestion. Mix ¼ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head & pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly & spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in the evening before you go to bed & again in the morning. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi, i had ipl treatment 5 months ago to remove facial capillaries , i now suffer from redness around my cheeks, chin and nose area. Help!
IPL Trwatments: Intense pulsed light therapy is great for certain uses, like hair removal and plot rejuvenation: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/intense_pulsed_light. However, there are certain contraindications as the article documents. Check to see if any apply to you. It is not uncommon to get some redness in the area right afterwards, but ai would check w/ a dermatologist to see what is going on now. ...Read more
Hi, The only problem that I have with my DNS is my nose distorted appearance and my lose of self confidence. Plz give me a safe treatment. (Cosmetic)?
Cosmetic: All we can do is recommend you consult a facial plastic surgeon since you have provided no information about yourself like age or medical history and no pictures for us to evaluate. ...Read more
No treatment Here: Hi. Unfortunately this site is not to get medical treatment. It sure sounds like you have an infection more than an allergy. I think you need to see a doctor in person. Please contact your family physician. ...Read more
I have 3 chikenpox marks on nose since I was 12 now m 21 .which is safe and best treatment for this ?
What causes you to pick at yourskin until you cause it bleed & leave scabs/scars? What can be suggested as treatment?
Mental illness: People who obsessively pick at their skin and cause scars suffer from a type of obsessive-compulsive disorder (ocd) which can be very hard to treat. The best choice is to see a therapist who specializes in dermatillomania. Medications and behavioral interventions can help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Saline solution: Are very cheap. Apply that on the nose, topically or use a spray mist, dry it with fresh q tips and coat your nostril with aquaphor ointment, vaseline or a & d ointment. May repeat as often as needed. At times you may need allergy med or prescription nose spray if severe. Steaming up the bathroom help loosen up very stuffed up nose especially the little babies. Breathe better after a shower, right? ...Read more
Skin sarcoidosis!: Lupus perneo is a manifestation of sarcoidosis, usually seen in chronic disease. Intra-lesional steroid injections can help, as can systemic therapy. Sarcoidosis is an autoimmune disease that can affect many organs, but more common and serious, the lungs. This disease needs rheumatologic management. The new tnf-alpha inhibotrs seem to work quite well, although this is off-label use! ...Read more
Depends on cause: Depends on the cause. And whether is it external or internal. You have to be evaluated by an ENT doctor to determine the cause. ...Read more
See below: Sometimes your nose can be "bent back" without requiring surgery. It's best to see an ENT or plastic surgeon for evaluation. ...Read more