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Sweat Pimples On Legs
I was working out and wearing a sweat suit and a couple days later I developed red dots on my legs which some have little pimple heads. Is this stapp?
Why do I always break out in-between my legs? I don't sweat a lot. But always have a bunch of pimples and some blackheads. What can I do to prevent?
It depends,,,: It depends on your body and possibly your habits. If you're heavy your legs might rub together and get irritated, causing pimples, etc. If you wear tight clothing, this can happen, also if you don't dry yourself there after washing. So if these need to be corrected, this can be helped. If they don't, then antiseptic or drying creams might help. If it still persists, see a skin doctor. ...Read more
I work at a pizzeria from 10am to10pm. As a cook. I where sweats allday. I'm always sweating. By sunday on my day off I where shorts. My legs look like I've ben bitten by mosquitos. But l think its like zits. Sometimes my legg itches. What do you think?
Sweatglands and heat: It seems that you have heat rash--the excessive heat you endure cause to sweat gland to overwork and thus swell and inflammed causing the appearance and itching as you described--similar to picture here. To improve, you must keep cooler--sweat pants have elastic bands at bottom closing in the air/heat. Wear breathing-pants, let air in. Use a cooling fan. If worsens, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Phisoderm: Once called surgical soap. Apply over affected areas, let dry then rinse off. Do not shave your legs with multiblade razors. Although they make your legs feel extra smooth and sexy, the hair is pulled and cut, retracts below the skin surface, the cut hair can carryl bacteria past the immune barrier that is skins normal function. Then the gland at the base of the hair gets infected--> boil! ...Read more
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Unfortunately it is: Impossible to diagnosis rashes and bumps over the internet since we cannot see them. Take her to a health care provider locally for an examination. ...Read more
If any pus in pimples, need to see MD. If red and raised, may be an ecema process, but usually other places as well. If itches, may represent contact dermatitis. New soaps or clothes? The cause will dictate the treatment ; therefore, see your doctor.
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I get little red bumbs that are like pimples on my legs under my butt and on my butt they hurt so bad what are they?
My baby has red pimple like bumps on her arm and leg, they look almost like bug bites. They just appear. What could they be?
If your baby is a newborn, then it's most likely the common newborn rash erythema toxicum. The rash should clear on its own. No treatment is needed. However, there are similar looking rashes that do need medical attention, so check with your baby's doctor.
Here's a link for pic and info: www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/picture-of-erythema-toxicum-neonatorum. ...Read more
I have 2 big pimples on my leg, just last night they started to turn from white heads full of puss to clear. What should I do?
Heat: Apply some warm cloths to the area to see if you can start them to drain ...Read more
I have a lump about a centimeter in diameter exactly where my leg meets the groin on the left side. It is tender. Pimple feeling?
Cyst or abscess: This sounds like an inflamed cyst or an abscess. A cyst is a plugged hair follicle that gets filled with keratin (dead skin) debris. This can enlarge and become inflamed/infected. An abscess is a collection of pus, usually from an infection. They commonly occur in areas of friction (like the groin). I recommend evaluation by a dermatologist in case you require drainage or antibiotics. ...Read more
I have pimple like dots on my arms and legs they have all of a sudden appeared over the last month what could this be and how do I treat it?
There are bumps on my leg that seems like pimples but they don't pop and they're warmer than other parts of my skin. Is it kp or something else?
Folliculitis?: This should be examined by a physician to be sure, but commonly is bacterial in nature, often in healthy people can occur after shaving. ...Read more
I have pimples spreading from my leg and it hurts when I tried to pop one blood came out and it won't stop beading. I can't walk from the pain?
I noticed a red spot on my leg. It's swollen. About 1.25 inch one way and. 5 inch the other. There is a small lump but I just considered it a pimple.
Skin infections: Pus filled bumps on the skin are usually the symptom of a skin infection. When they become red, warm to touch and painful it is called cellulitis. Treatment of this includes oral antibiotics and occassionally drainage. See your doctor, because resistant infections are becoming more common and require special treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer