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I have a sinus infection(we think) my skin in my face feels tight, i feel slightly lightheaded?

I have a sinus infection(we think) my skin in my face feels tight, i feel slightly lightheaded?

Sinusitis : The most common symptoms would be pressure over the infected sinus with some dizziness and nausea. May have other cold or flu symptoms but not always. See your doctor to get the right diagnosis. ...Read more

Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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So I washed my face with just a bar of soap, and a rag, and water yet my skin feels tight and burns abit help?

So I washed my face with just a bar of soap, and a rag, and water yet my skin feels tight and burns abit help?

Too dry?: Often, folks use whole body soaps on their face. These may be overly drying. Try ivory or dove or perhaps better yet, nutrigenia. ...Read more

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Right side of my face feels tight and my eye feels like its drooping but cannot tell when i look in the mirror. Has been doing this for a few weeks.

Right side of my face feels tight and my eye feels like its drooping but cannot tell when i look in the mirror. Has been doing this for a few weeks.

See an eye doctor: Although this may prove to be a minor issue, an eye doctor should evaluate you to make sure this is not something more serious. ...Read more

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I got a tooth filled yesterday, and today the opposite side of my face feels tight and numb from my forehead to my chin, could this be a side effect?

I got a tooth filled yesterday, and today the opposite side of my face feels tight and numb from my forehead to my chin, could this be a side effect?

Occlusion. : Perhaps your bite is slightly off and you're sensitive to it. I would recommend you see your dentist again and tell him/her your symptoms and see if they can asjust your bite Hope this helps. ...Read more

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When i yawned i had a muscle spasm in my neck then part of my face goes numb and my face feels tight not tingly. This has happened twice. What is it?

When i yawned i had a muscle spasm in my neck then part of my face goes numb and my face feels tight not tingly. This has happened twice. What is it?

Muscle cramps.: It could be muscle cramps. We can get cramps in that area, just as we can in our thighs, calves, shoulders, etc. You can try stretching your neck, jaw and chin muscles when this happens, and it may alleviate the cramping. ...Read more

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Face feels tight after washing w/ facial scrub.Cheeks also feel "tingly".. Like there are tiny bugs walking on my cheeks.What could be the cause?

Face feels tight after washing w/ facial scrub.Cheeks also feel "tingly".. Like there are tiny bugs walking on my cheeks.What could be the cause?

Probably dryness: The facial scrub probably removed oil from your skin, which protects the skin from becoming dehydrated. Scrubs that contain alcohol can be particularly problematic. It may also be that your skin is sensitive to something in the scrub. You may wish to try a different scrub, or you can consider applying a thin layer of a moisturiser, baby oil or petroleum jelly after using the scrub. ...Read more

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No medications. The itching is all over his body and he says it feels like a sunburn all over, and skin feels tight ?

No medications. The itching is all over his body and he says it feels like a sunburn all over, and skin feels tight
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Too vague: Need more details but warrant a consult with your doctor since I am concerned that it feels more like a sunburn than just simply itching. ...Read more

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Iam a male aged 23. I have a skin issue which is giving me quite of uncomfortable days.. My face become really tight and it extends till my neck ?

Iam a male aged 23. I have a skin issue which is giving me quite of uncomfortable days.. My face become really tight and it extends till my neck ?

Dry skin vs Anxiety?: Generally, "tightness" of facial skin may be due to several causes. Dryness of the skin may cause the sensation of tightness. Anxiety may cause a sensation of tightness in the face. Scleroderma is an auto-immune collagen-vascular illness that can cause tightness of the skin.(It is much less common in young male patients living in South Asia). For treatment of Dry Skin >http://wb.md/29606nB ...Read more