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Small Rash On The Face
Small bumpy rash on face and neck appears after 1 or 2 sips of alcohol on empty stomach. Lg amts of food, water and time makes it go away. Allergy?
Unlikely but possibl: Alcohol itself is unlikely to trigger an allergic reaction although flushing is a side effect. Ingredients in beer may cause allergic reaction. If rash is itchy, this increases the chance that it may be an allergy. The small amount ingested could be consistent with allergy and it is not unusual for mild allergic reactions to resolve spontaneously with time. If continues to occur see allergist. ...Read more
Rash on face varies depending on the cause. Raised rash is one, which are palpable or felt by fingers. The different types of raised rashes are: papules (like a pimple), pustular (containing pus), vesicular (containing fluid like chicken pox), or a patch with margins such as in tinea. The nature of the rash gives us clues ...Read more
I was using melacare for past 2 years ... Now if I stop using tat I am getting small rashes over the face wat I can do now ?
Using steroid: based creams for a long period time can result in a steroid induced acne or rosecea. The treatment for this is gradually weaning off the steroid, usually switching to a weaker class of steroid, in combination with an oral antinflamatory antibiotic (usually doxycycline). Go see your doctor to advise you on what cream is available for you to wean down to. ...Read more
Hallo doc,have been having small rashes on my face for the last 2months and they get itchy at times what can be the cause please ,i don't use creams?
15 mo old son recently had bronchitis the cough & fever stopped almost a week ago. he is coughing again with a low fever & a small rash on his face?
I have psoriasis, and have a small rash on my face i recenly bought dove sensitive soap and lubriderm good or bad mixture? Or aveeno (oatmeal)?
Good brands: These are good brands made for dry sensitive skin. Use products that are hypoallergenic, fragrance-free. Some other brands include cetaphil, cerave, eucerin, vanos, neutrogena. ...Read more
This should be: Medically evaluated to make an accurate diagnosis. Once a diagnosis is made - a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
My 7 week old baby developed a small red rash on her face back of her neck and upper part of her chest what can it be? Is it something to worry about?
Usually baby acne: Timing and location suggest baby acne.A simple process about half of babies will have, peaks at 2 mo and usually fades without treatment at 3m. While pregnant, baby floated in moist conditions like face cream and the placenta removed maternal hormones.Deliver/clamp the cord and baby must deal with left over hormones and dry air. This is likely a normal process, check with doc if you wish. ...Read more
Small rashes, itchiness, dryness occuring on face after relocating to a place with low humidity, high temperature & hard water. Please help?
See a dermatologist: You will need an exam to define the nature of your facial problem. It is probably not related to the new climate. ...Read more
I have small rashes/bumps all over my face. I went to the dermatologist and she prescribed me rehyla kit which made the problem worst. What to do?
See below: Call the dermatologist back and report the issues so to start a reevaluation. ...Read more
2 yr old son gets raised rash on face when rubbed on something look like a small mosquito bites been 3weeks now? No pain no itching disappears in minutes
Nickle Size rash on face, shingles or cold sore? I went to urgent care and they said it was shingles can a shingle be as small as a nickel in one spot
Facial Shingles?: YES but best to follow up with same doc or see a derma. ...Read more
My son is sick w/ a small red pimply rash on his face, sore throat; itchy, red, watery eyes. Could he have got sick from changing our cats litter box?
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. 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
Razor burn or: Sensitivity to products used. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize. ...Read more
Various descriptions: Rash on face varies depending on the cause. Raised rash is one, which are palpable or felt by fingers. The different types of raised rashes are: papules (like a pimple), pustular (containing pus), vesicular (containing fluid like chicken pox), or a patch with margins such as in tinea. The nature of the rash gives us clues to make a diagnosis. ...Read more