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Scalp Around Face Hair Under Dead Skin On Fore Head I Have Very Thick Hair
Had sores on scalp from hair dye. Now have dry flaky scalp and small circles of dry peeling skin on arms, legs, neck and feet?
Uncertain.: 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
Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it.Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin(beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body .Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn.Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more
My scalp has li'l bumps(some near hairline) there are few spots where hair aint growing back. My hair still feels oily with small grain like residue.
I sometimes find these really thick hairs on my face where around my chin from my facial hair. Why do grow these "mega hair's" form my facial hair?
Hirsutism: Hi, these are the unwanted, male pattern hair, they can grow on chin, above lip, chest, nipples, abdomen, inner thighs, mots of the time no reason can be found for it and therefore it's called idiopathic Hirsutism, some treatable causes include: Polycystic Ovarian syndrome, Cushing's syndrome, Adrenal hyperplasia, some Adrenal and Ovarian tumors, you can see ur PMD for evaluation, if no cause ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My scalp near my temple is oily and has flesh toned bumps and black heads. They itch a bit . Hair started thinning since bumps appeared. Whats wrong?
Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are hard to describe and hard to visualize in words. Such a rash may be acne, but acne usually happens in a particular age group, beginning with puberty. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate to decide on a diagnosis and talk about treatment options. ...Read more
I have a lot of itching on my pubic area, eyebrows and scalp. Redness on eyebrows and scalp area with scaling on scalp, and loads of flakes! help!
Im suffering from itchy skin on face neck scalp and behind ears.small pimples which looks like skin rash.i used Dermovate ointment, it reappear again?
Dermatology: consultation. You may need a skin scaping for diagnosis and formal allergy testing. ...Read more
I shaved my pubic hair off on and around my penis my hair fellociles are red and a bit swollen are they inflamed from iritation ?
I have small, dark (my hair is dark brown) hairs growing all over my body. Under chin, buttocks, stomach, even my cheeks, forehead etc! is this bad?
It depends: Whether this is a problem or not depends on when this started. If you have had this since childhood or early adolescence or if this is seen often in your family/geographic region, it may not be any problem, just genetic. If you never hand hair growing in any of those areas or if the hair was fine, small and light colored and recently turned darker or more coarse, this needs an evaluation by derm. ...Read more
I am 17 and I have arm pit hair, pubic hair, and hair around my upper lip. A little hair is under my chin. But my penis hasn't grown what's wrong?
Size varies with age: Penis size varies from man to man- since you have already entered puberty, i would not panic and advise watchful waiting. Unfortunately, our society places a lot of emphasis on size; however growth can vary or be be delayed. Obviousloy if you concerns are worsening in the next few months, you can have your physician check the testicles and penis for any abnormalities. I would give it 1-2 years. ...Read more
I had styling bees wax on my beard area, scalp in summer time itgot deep in my pores pours now my beard area is super dry and feels like sand paper?
Start simple: It sounds like this has been going on a while, so you might try simple measures first like moisturizing lotion. It might also help to stop shaving for a while if you have an irritation rash. Occasionally there is an infection which needs medical treatment. If in doubt, see your doctor. ...Read more
Scabies/lice: Have you sought treatment for both at a primary care doctor's office? Try treating scabies along with everyone who lives in your house. Change sheets, and wash along with clothes towels, etc Apply thin layer of cream to complete skin surface of the body from the neck down and leave on overnight. Rinse 8-12 hours later. May repeat in 2 weeks if necessary. 5% permethrin cream. Vacuum couches, etc ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are tiny little bumps (skin coloured) clogged pores or acne? They're covering my whole face and I can't wash harshly because of my hypersensitive skin
Milia: Primary or secondary milia in an adult may disappear on their own, but your doctor may treat you with one of the following: Piercing each milium with a sterile lancet or scalpel followed by removal of the cyst, topical vitamin A prep, or derm abrasion. See your dermatologist for an exam and consult. Primary milia will resolve without therapy on their own ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 2 months baby has a very dry scalp and also white flaky just around his eyebrows and forehead .. Can I use Vaseline on his forehead ?
My skin is dry/itchy. Started using Aveeno (oatmeal) body wash/lotion. I have tiny dot pimples on my legs look like ingrown hairs, how to prevent?? Flakey skin
Dry skin/eczema: It's recommended to use plain white moisturizers two times a day, use less warm wate for bath or showers, use soaps or bath gel for sensitive skin ( better to go with in colored and non fragrant or non scented, also gently tapping skin to dry than rubbing with towel is also recommended. See your doctor or skin specialist if not improving, sooner if worse. ...Read more
Can a severe dry scalp cause pain and hair loss? Hair falling out in clumps and my husband said my scalp looks dry and flaky. Scalp feels tender
See a dermatologist: How long since delivery? Nursing? Any meds or vits not listed? Blood TSH and T4? Begin with a diagnosis by a skin specialist. Telogen effluvium is common after delivery. Skin and hair changes related to estrogen/ progesterone changes can be considered. Seborrheic dermatitis, infections, psoriasis, LE, and other diagnoses demand a skilled exam and evaluation to sort it out and begin specific thera ...Read more
I have patchs of dandruff like skin flakes on my face under my nose and my chin in my eyebrows its like my face is severely chaped, getting worse.
There's a cure: Depends on what it looks like but possible diagnoses include seborrheic dermatitis, or a kind of ringworm. Either of these can be fixed with topical creams. You might want to show your doctor first so they can tell you what to try first, since if you choose incorrectly, you could make it worse. ...Read more
I an inflame scalp due to styling bees wax and left my scalp lumpy super dry almost water resistance styling wax got i my scalp and beard are pours?
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