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Skin Irritation (Definition)

Irritated skin is inflamed. It can be swollen, red, peeling, hurting, burning, injured, scratched, cut, bitten, a rash, or anything that causes irritation or inflammation. Skin allergies can ...Read more


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I have an irritation on the left side of my neck right on top of a vessel but not painful and not a skin irritation?

I have an irritation on the left side of my neck right on top of a vessel but not painful and not a skin irritation?

Get it checked out: I would have your doctor check this out. From what you are describing it is not clear what this could be. To be on the safe side, I would have a physician check it out. ...Read more

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In what way can I lessen skin irritation from taping my knee?

In what way can I lessen skin irritation from taping my knee?

Different tape.: You probably have a skin sensitivity to the adhesive on the tape. You could try hypo-allergenic tape, that you can get at any pharmacy. ...Read more

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Skin irritation on the head of my penis. How can I treat this?

Skin irritation on the head of my penis. How can I treat this?

R U circumcised?: Most common cause is pain from a tight foreskin, this might respond to prescription strength steroid cream applications or require circumcision. Could be due to candida or hpv if circumcised. ...Read more

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How would I cause a raised skin bump or skin irritation just by scratching?

How would I cause a raised skin bump or skin irritation just by scratching?

It triggers rashes: Scratching of the skin can trigger eczematous rashes, it damages the skin and can result in bumps and rashes. It also depends on what caused the scraching, as allergies and eczema makes you scratch and this makes the rash worse and there is a vicious cycle and you need meds to stop the ithch to help the patient. ...Read more

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Hi sir I am suffering with a skin irritation especially hands since a week. Could you please help me to cure it?

Hi sir I am suffering with a skin irritation especially hands since a week. Could you please help me to cure it?

Dermatitis: Non-specific dermatitis is hard to cure but may be appeased by using mild soaps only (aveeno (oatmeal) or glycerin) and a topical moisturising lotion/oil. A product called egyptian magic- pure olive oil may help. If you are reacting to an irritant - a visit to the dermatologist and a steroid cream. You can try otc steroids for a 2 days to see if the response is favorable enough to avoid an physician visit. ...Read more

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I have a skin irritation that has a puss filled center and hurts all around it. The research I have done shows it could be a cyst or boil, which is it?

I have a skin irritation that has a puss filled center and hurts all around it. The research I have done shows it could be a cyst or boil, which is it?

Boil: Does it matter what you call it? By definition, boils are infected while cysts are not (although they can become so). You can apply warm compresses but if you feel it's full of pus and it hurts, then you need to see your FamilyDoc who can drain it. Don't wait for red streaks or fevers/sweats/chills. In meantime, check out http://www. Healthsearchonline. Com/cysts-abscesses-boils-differences/ ...Read more

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How can I treat skin irritation after shaving?

How can I treat skin irritation after shaving?

Irritation: A cleanser containing benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid may be helpful before shaving to help reduce irritation and razor bumps. Hydrocortisone cream used sparingly for flares may also help. Talk to your dermatologist for the best options for your skin type. ...Read more

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Can I tell me how I can relieve skin irritation?

That will really: Depend on the cause of the irritation. For instance if skin is dry - that emollients or moisturizers may help. ...Read more

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What could cause skin irritation under a ring that I am wearing?

A contact dermatitis: You may have an allergy to the metal in your ring, like nickel, gold, etc. Or, there is a possibility that you have a contact dermatitis to a soap or other substance that gets trapped under your ring that is causing irritation to your skin. You may benefit from patch testing which is performed by dermatologists to help determine the cause. ...Read more

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I need help please possible breathing issues from skin irritation?

Not enough info: This is very vague info. In order to provide you with a helpful response - you will need to submit and clear and specific question. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve skin irritation between my breasts?

Intertrigo: Intertrigo (intertriginous dermatitis) is an inflammatory condition of skin folds, induced or aggravated by heat, moisture, maceration, friction, and lack of air circulation. Intertrigo frequently is worsened or colonized by infection, which most commonly is candidal but also may be bacterial, fungal, or viral. Intertrigo commonly affects the axilla, perineum, inframammary creases, abdominal folds. ...Read more

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How can I treat severe skin irritation related to allergies?

How can I treat severe skin irritation related to allergies?

Skin diseases: Skin lesions are needed to be looked at or at least we need to hear more description about the rash. Several things can cause a skin rash including infections and allergies like in contact allergy, food allergy, drug allergy... Please come see a local physician to be evaluated. ...Read more

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My leg have skin irritation. Can you suggest me what type of medicine can I take?

My leg have skin irritation. Can you suggest me what type of medicine can I take?

No: You need to see a doctor first to find out what's causing the irritation. Then he or she will prescribe an appropriate medication for you. ...Read more

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What cream should I choose to minimize dryness and skin irritation following dermabrasion procedure?

What cream should I choose to minimize dryness and skin irritation following dermabrasion procedure?

Aquaphor: I reccomend people use neosporin the first two day and then switch to aquaphor if they have no allergies to them. ...Read more

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I have some skin irritation. I think it's allergies but I'm not sure. Skin is very dry. What should I do?

Skin care: Skin irritation due to dry skin in winter is common, not necessarily being allergic or atopic. Bathe with cream soap, pat your skin dry, moisturize right away when it is still damp, you will feel the difference, do it with every bath, preferably every night, you can then apply a thin film of OTC hydrocotisone cream 1% on the really affected areas, except your face, if needed, good luck ...Read more

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I have had some kind of skin irritation for a while and I have no idea what it is in a way it kinda looks like dry skin but in a scabby type of way it?

I have had some kind of skin irritation for a while and I have no idea what it is in a way it kinda looks like dry skin but in a scabby type of way it?

Need a visual: Dermatology is one of the most visually-dependent specialties. There are a ton of derm atlases online that you should check out. Some are interactive, which helps. That said, I don't advise self-diagnosing. A second set of eyes is best. Good luck! ...Read more

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What to do if I have this skin irritation on my right foot.?

What to do if I have this skin irritation on my right foot.?

Dermatological: Conditions are difficult to diagnose without seeing them, either send a pic or give as much info as possible i.E give location, top of foot, bottom of foot, in between toes.
Is it red? Are there bumps? Bleeding? Scaling? The more description, the more we can help. If a person is missing and you say I lost my friend, without describing no one can really help. ...Read more

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Tea tree oil caused skin irritation. Does this mean I am allergic?

Doesn't matteer: Tea tree oil can be very irritating. It may be allergy or irritation. Either way you should avoid it. There is no good use for it anyway. ...Read more

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I irritated my buttocks getting in bed that it caused pain when laying on my back, both a skin irritation and muscular as well.

Skin irritation: Thank you for your question. Skin irritation of the buttocks area may be caused by many things. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that could cause irritation & pain as well as responses to external sources such allergies to agents or otherwise. Having a thorough examination & evaluation performed by a qualified medical practitioner would be helpful in diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more

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Had skin irritation like 8yrs ago. It left black round scars, d scars are now faded to light brown but I stil feel concious, how do I get rid of them?

Dermatologist: A dermatologist could evaluate you and inform you of any possible way to accomplish what you desire if treatment is feasible. ...Read more

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I have skin irritation, which looks like red patches or inflamed follicles. The itch is much like a mosquito bite. What is it and what can I get OTC?

I have skin irritation, which looks like red patches or inflamed follicles. The itch is much like a mosquito bite. What is it and what can I get OTC?

It isn't possible to: Diagnose the cause of your skin condition with the available information. You can go on Healthtap Prime where they can visualize the lesions with cell phone camera. For more accurate assessment. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may help to reduce itching. It is over the counter but can sometimes be sedating. Take care. ...Read more

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Please advise what is best to use for a skin irritation?

Please advise what is best to use for a skin irritation?

Avoidance: If there is no itching, try to avoid scented or antibacterial soap and apply a moisturizer on the skin routinely within 3 minutes after bathing. Avoid contact with irritants (organic solvents, hand sanitizer etc). If the skin appears clean, a few days of topical 1% hydrocortisone cream may help calm the skin down but the best answer is still "avoiding the irritants". ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: skin irritation?

What is the definition or description of: skin irritation?

Possible red: Irritated skin is inflamed. It can be swollen, red, peeling, hurting, burning, injured, scratched, cut, bitten, a rash, or anything that causes irritation or inflammation. Skin allergies can also cause skin irritations. ...Read more

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Can Vusor cause skin irritation?

Can Vusor cause skin irritation?

May be: You may visit this site about information about this drug, Rosuvastatin. Https://www. Emedicinehealth. Com/drug-rosuvastatin/article_em. Htm ...Read more

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Does slimquick cause skin irritation and what kind?

Save your money: If you want a dose of caffeine, drink some coffee. If you want to be slimmer, exercise and plan your diet intelligently. If you are very obese, see your dr & ask about surgery. If you think there is a magic pill you are a victim of a scam. Any kind of rash is possible from this product, but the reason to stop it is because it is not the answer to your problem. ...Read more

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Can I be allergic to the cold? I have Skin irritation when I go outside in the winter.

Yes you can: Could be type of physical urticaria, or just dry skin, keep yourself warm, your body well hydrated and your skin moisturized ...Read more