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Doctor insights on: Small Bumps On Face Or Neck

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I have these small white bumps on face and neck. Any ideas what it might be?

I have these small white bumps on face and neck. Any ideas what it might be?

Milia: They may be tiny little cysts which are called milia. They usually do not grow in size and do not become infected. They are very common in people of all ages. ...Read more

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My 5month old son is breaking out with small bumps on his face and neck? What can this be/ what do I do to help it?

My 5month old son is breaking out with small bumps on his face and neck? What can this be/ what do I do to help it?

Rash: Have you recently changed any of his soaps, cleansers or detergents to clean his clothing or bed linens? Does he also have a fever or any other symptoms along with the bumps on his face and neck? Mention these issues also with your doctor. ...Read more

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Dermatology or pediatrition only please. 5 wk old baby redness and small tiny bumps on face and a little on neck. Acne? What else? Treatment?

Dermatology or pediatrition only please.  5 wk old baby redness and small tiny bumps on face and a little on neck. Acne? What else? Treatment?

I would certainly: Show your pediatrician, but acne is common and I recommend just keeping skin cool, and it will go away on its own:) ...Read more

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What can cause dry skin, odd scarring bumps on face, neck, back and raynauds syndrome?

What can cause dry skin, odd scarring bumps on face, neck, back and raynauds syndrome?

See a rheumatologist: Your symptoms sound like an autoimmune disorder and could be scleroderma or crest syndrome, of many possibilities. See a rheumatologist for further diagnostic evaluation and management. ...Read more

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Past mth keep getting itchy red bumps on face, neck, &chest. What could it be?

Past mth keep getting itchy red bumps on face, neck, &chest. What could it be?

We have to see it: We can't tell you what that is until we see the rashes. The most common itchy rash at your age group in the us and during the winter is eczema. You might try to use more moisturizer. You should go see a local doctor if it persists. ...Read more

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Ten month baby have bumps on face neck hand and under their feet what do they have? My baby ten month

Ten month baby have bumps on face neck hand and under their feet what do they have? My baby ten month

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Bumps on face, neck, chest, back, smells, burns, itchy what causes this? No swelling, pull crystal, hard core out

Bumps on face, neck, chest, back, smells, burns, itchy what causes this? No swelling, pull crystal, hard core out

Not sure that I: Understand all of your input. There isn't a way to provide you with a diagnosis with the information provided. Would encourage dermatological evaluation for assessment ; treatment plan. ...Read more

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6 yr old son has skin colored pimple sized bumps on face and neck. No itching or any other discomfort. Maybe 25 total bumps. Been there for months.?

6 yr old son has skin colored pimple sized bumps on face and neck.  No itching or any other discomfort.  Maybe 25 total bumps. Been there for months.?

Molluscum: This is likely molluscum contagiosum, a viral infection of the skin. Once the immune system starts attacking the virus, they may inflame, and appear to be infected, but this is actually a good sign, and they disappear in a few months after this occurs. It can be frustrating for parents, as I have seen mc last for a couple of years. There are many treatments available, though. ...Read more

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Sudden cough, bumps on face and neck with itchiness after food. Allergic to dust mites.

Sudden cough, bumps on face and neck with itchiness after food. Allergic to dust mites.

Food allergy?: You might have had an allergic reaction to food. If you are highly allergic to dust mites, you have a higher odds of shrimp allergy. ...Read more

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What do I have when my glands are sore and I have hive like bumps on face, arms, neck? I am 52 years old healthy female.

What do I have when my glands are sore and I have hive like bumps on face, arms, neck? I am 52 years old healthy female.

Bumps and sore gland: Based the information given it would impossible to make a diagnosis. The possible causes of the symptoms are too broad and other information about your symptoms your environment and your past medical history would be necessary to even venture a guess. You should seek out immediate attention if you have more ominous symptoms such as pain or fever and if your bumps or gland swelling does not go down in the course of 1 to 2 weeks I would definitely have an evaluation by your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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Tiny red itchy bumps on face and neck after running, but takes days at least to go away. They look like little pimples, and I take zyrtec (cetirizine) daily too.

Tiny red itchy bumps on face and neck after running, but takes days at least to go away. They look like little pimples, and I take zyrtec (cetirizine) daily too.

Irritation : This irritation of skin and hair follicles is likely due to profuse sweating. The first step is prompt showering after a run. Also, check to see if any new laundry detergents or soaps are being used. ...Read more

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I have small bumps on face. What to do?

I have small bumps on face. What to do?

Acne: Tretinoin (retin-a, atralin, renova) is the mainstay of treatment for whiteheads and blackheads. Tretinoin is a derivative of vitamin a and works by increasing cell turnover and reducing the "stickiness" of the sloughed cells. It helps expel the plugged material returning the pore to normal. Tretinoin can be irritating, so specific instructions on how to use it can be found here. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of small bumps on face?

How do I get rid of small bumps on face?

Skin lesions are: Very difficult to assess without a visual. If the bumps are serious have your doctor evaluate them and help to make a plan. ...Read more

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Many small scaly bumps on face. Any quick remedies?

Many small scaly bumps on face. Any quick remedies?

It depends.: It depends on what's causing them. Try basic acne medicine or thorough washing. If this doesn't work, see your doctor for an examination and possibly a prescribed skin treatment. Good luck'. ...Read more

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Have a small rash of three medium size bumps on face right cheek. What could have caused this?

Have a small rash of three medium size bumps on face right cheek. What could have caused this?

See Your Doctor: You described a few details about the rash however not enough information is given to deduce the cause. "Bumps" can have numerous causes, from insect bites to contact dermatitis, & more. Diagnosis of skin findings is challenging without visual inspection. Additionally, a detailed medical history is needed to assess all possible causes. See your doctor for the correct diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Could a new skin lotion be causing my occasional red bumps on face? Small red no pus or head what is that? Do they disappear?

Could a new skin lotion be causing my occasional red bumps on face? Small red no pus or head what is that? Do they disappear?

Yes: It sounds like the new lotion could be causing a mild reaction. Try stopping it for a few days and see if the red bumps go away. ...Read more

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Small skin color bumps on face that is not acne. What are they and how to get rid of them? No remedy will get rid of them! Are they 'oil bumps?'

Many possibilities: When you say "no" remedy, tha's hard to believe. You should consider many things that could cause this — topicals, foods, hormones, etc.

So there are many options. Call your doctor so you can get back on track! ...Read more

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2 yr old developed a few small facial bumps on face 1 wk ago- yesterday bumps spread to hands and legs, can he have chicken pox if he's vaccinated?

2 yr old developed a few small facial bumps on face 1 wk ago- yesterday bumps spread to hands and legs, can he have chicken pox if he's vaccinated?

Bumps: The chicken pox vaccine isn't 100% effective so it is possible to get chicken pox even if you have been vaccinated. If it is taking a week for the bumps to spread it is unlikely that this is chicken pox. Here's a link to some good information about chicken pox: http://www.Cdc. Gov/chickenpox/about/overview. Html. ...Read more

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Help me please! There are small bumps all over my little brother's face and neck. What do we do?

Help me please! There are small bumps all over my little brother's face and neck. What do we do?

Needs to be seen: He should be evaluated by his pediatrician or by a dermatologist. It may also help if you provide more details. ...Read more

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Woke up with a small bump on the back of my neck and it's painful. Spent time in a hair salon where my head was in a stiff position. What could it be?

Woke up with a small bump on the back of my neck and it's painful. Spent time in a hair salon where my head was in a stiff position. What could it be?

Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, I would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also, could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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There are small clear fluid filled bumps all over my body except my face and neck. They itch a lot and they don't pop that easily either. Help please.

There are small clear fluid filled bumps all over my body except my face and neck. They itch a lot and they don't pop that easily either. Help please.

Heat rash: From what is said here it could be heat rash, exam would really help to make the diagnosis. Keep the skin cool and use talcum powder that might help. ...Read more

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I hit my head last night, had a small bump. Woke up to a stiff neck. I don't have headaches or anything besides the stiff neck. Should I get it checked out?

I hit my head last night, had a small bump. Woke up to a stiff neck. I don't have headaches or anything besides the stiff neck. Should I get it checked out?

Not necessarily: In the absence of other symptoms, the wait and see approach to a stiff neck is ok. The bump is enough to explain minor muscle or connective tissue irritation contributing to the stiffness. Apply heat and get adequate rest/hydration and see if it improves. ...Read more