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I have sensitive skin and the worse part is now I have facial rashes and pimple keep growing non-stop. I have tried many products but they did'n work.?

I have sensitive skin and the worse part is now I have facial rashes and pimple keep growing non-stop. I have tried many products but they did'n work.?

See a dermatologist.: If multiple products have failed, you need the help of a professional. See a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis and prescriptions tailored to your specific needs. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more


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Can the ultra violet light help skin rashes/pimples/sores?

Can the ultra violet light help skin rashes/pimples/sores?

UV light : While uv light has been used to treat skin conditions including psoriasis, eczema, acne, etc. , one should remember that excessive uv exposure has been linked to skin cancer and skin aging . See a dermatologist for treatment options for skin conditions. ...Read more

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My wife has severe whole body itching- 2 mon. When she scratches, the skin develops rashes with pimples. She took piriton&Loratadine, still not solved?

My wife has severe whole body itching- 2 mon. When she scratches, the skin develops rashes with pimples. She took piriton&Loratadine, still not solved?

Many causes: Irritation and allergic reactions. Food allergy, wool, chemicals, soaps and other substances can irritate the skin and cause itching. Dry skin, pinched nerves, shingles. Internal diseases: diabetes, liver disease, malabsorption of wheat (celiac disease), kidney failure, iron deficiency anemia, thyroid problems and cancers, including leukemia and lymphoma. Check up if no improvement. ...Read more

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Im planing to take l-arginine? I had a past symptoms of herpes zoster? I heard taking l-argine can get herpes? I had once pimples, rashes in penis skin

Im planing to take l-arginine? I had a past symptoms of herpes zoster? I heard taking l-argine can get herpes? I had once pimples, rashes in penis skin

See answer: There are 8 herpes virus types. Types most familiar to us: herpes simplex viruses (types 1 and 2) which can cause mouth cold sores and/or genital herpes; and varicella-zoster virus which causes chicken pox and shingles. Type-specific herpes blood test can help detect prior exposure to Types 1 and 2. L-Arginine, a common supplement, reportedly promotes replication of the herpes virus. Significant? ...Read more

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Please help! I have this weird rash that look like little pimples, and don't itch?

Please help! I have this weird rash that look like little pimples, and don't itch?

See your doctor: You need a diagnosis and treatment. Your doctor will exam the rash and if necessary get a biopsy, and start treatment. ...Read more

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Lithium & i ♥ it. I went to bed with a few dots on my skin. Looked like pimples. I woke up with a lot! what does lithium rash i don't want to stop li?

Lithium & i ♥ it. I went to bed with a few dots on my skin.  Looked like pimples. I woke up with a lot! what does lithium rash  i don't want to stop li?

Stop Li.: A lithium rash can be very annoying especially when it is generalized and causes severe itching. I suggest that you stop the lithium, go back to your doctor and see if he can prescribe something else. ...Read more

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What can I do for a pimple-like skin eruption on my face?

Wash your face: Is still a basic and useful answer. Reduce fast food consumption eat more fresh fruits and veggies. Look at proactive..People either love it or hate it. Look at a product called schmoove on www.Franzcenter.Com. Over the counter products with benzoyl peroxide also can help. If it is worsening then consult with your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more


Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more