The skin on my forehead is peeling off - Doctor answers
Babys head smells (forehead) but there's no peeling or other evidence of cradle cap. What else could it be? Can cradle cap smell be present w/out peel
Lotions/ metabolism: If germ overgrowth is unlikely, the other two issues that come to mind are the things we put on their skin or the odor from the sweat they make. I find some lotions will sour over time & leave a musty smell. Some kids with metabolic issues can have a mouse urine like smell or maple syrup like smell to their sweat. If the lotions or other skin treatments are not an issue I would let your dr know. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got very sunburnt on my face and my forehead is swollen and soft. There is fluid under the skin how should I treat it and will it peel?
Got a sunburn on my forehead that is starting to peel and get flaky! I'm putting aloe Vera whenever I can but its so tempting to peel the dead skin.
Aloe and Neosporin:
Seems like you are almost over First and possibly Second degree burn. Continue using the Aloe and add an antibiotic ointment OTC such as Neosporin to promote moisture and hopefully prevent a secondary skin infection.
If the dead skin is truly ready to fall of, it probably won't be a problem.
Probably washing the area well with soap and water will help remove the dead skin. ...Read more
Used cetaphil soap n neoreen tablets and mometasone furoate loation for my oily n peeling skin and after 1 wk I had a rash on my forehead. What to do?
Stop using them: Of you developed rash after using all 3, then you should stop using them and once resolves may introduce one after the other to check what are you allergic to. Meanwhile if rash are itchy try OTC Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream and Hydrocortisone cream for NO MORE than a week. If spreading and painful you should seek medical advise to make sure you do not have infection. ...Read more
I have edema in my forehead, eye brows, and the bridge of my nose. Could this be caused from sun exposure? I have been out in the sun a lot more than usual in the past couple of days. My skin is pink but not burnt or peeling and no insect bites that I can
What Is this permanent rash across my forehead and behind my ears and around my nose? It itches when I sweat. My skin peel on fingers and feet.
Hygiene: We all slough a cell layer of surface skin cells every day. On the scalp it is dandruff, on the head of penis it is smegma. Uncircumcised boys, not used to retracting their foreskins and wiping away smegma/dead skin cells may think that the penis is pealing. It is normal skin desquamation (shedding). ...Read more
My smooch red dots on my penisand also very dry around the head when I pull my foreskin you can see the skin peeling off?
You may have infection from what you describe?
You are uncircumcised. Please sit a tub of warm soapy water for 5 minutes 2 times a day, After drying apply some antibiotic ointment to area.
Do this for couple of days. If no response, check with a doctor, or visit local health clinic in your town.
Good luck ...Read more
I get these scabs on my head every now & then. If I peel them off they come back & take a while to go away. Last one heeled but left a dent on my head?
Don't scratch: Get a good shampoo lie selsun and use it. I think it may take a few time s but you will get better. Don't use ANYTHING ELSE on your head ...Read more
Irritation?: Possibly irritation? You can moisturize with a cream or ointment and see if that helps the problem ...Read more
Here are some...: Without more info and a direct look, it is hard to tell what it may be. However, it is not that hard to get these related things done correctly by following the instruction in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Best wish... ...Read more
Here are some. ..: Without a look at what you described, it's hard to offer a decent advice although chronic inflammation, i.e., balanoposthitis, related with long tight foreskin, or psoriasis would first come to mind. Clinically, you may try applying topical antifungal + steroid cream lightly 1-2 daily after gentle cleansing for 4-5 days and see. If not improved as wished, see urologist for confirmation, Rx, &. .. ...Read more
What described strongly suggests psoriasis of glans penis. Applying 1% Hydrocortisone cream may ease but not cure. Do you have similar lesions around knees, elbows, buttocks, or. ..
If further in doubt, go to see urologist after recording the feature and degree of the related symptoms with their detailed sequence of events so he/she can assess and analyze to deduce reasonable answers for you. ...Read more
I went to bed last night and my balls started to itch really bad and hurt and I noticed that my head was peeling and it spread to my balls by morning?
Immediate evaluation: If you are having pain and redness it is definitely time to get checked. This could be related to an infection or other inflammatory process. In either case this could bring more complications so it is important that you get seen by your doctor ASAP. ...Read more
Penile lesion: You certainly need to be seen by a physician who is familiar with treating STDs. Evening the lesion resolves ease get evaluated. ...Read more
I have a chemical burn on my head, its not that bad. So its basically peeling really bad and I’m not sure what to do. Will it scar?
You must please start with an exam for your Primary care doctor. Your doctor will carefully see how things are going and determine if the doctor can take care of the burn or whether you should go to a specialist.
Hope all goes well.
Michael Kleerekoper ...Read more