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Tiny White Bumps On Eyebrow
Have a small painIess bump near my eyebrow. The skin I s not red or sensitive. It has been there for over a year. I am a 35 year old male.?
How long has it been: There? New or all your life? This can determine a better answer. If it's been there all your life, it could be an amelanotic nevus (mole, no pigment or pigmented). If it's recent, it may be just a bump, molluscum, or wart. Hard to say without a picture actually. It's only a theoretical guess until examined by an eye doctor or your PCP in person. SO, this isn't urgent, but good to check out. ...Read more
Small reddish eyebrow bump, appeared suddenly, no discharge, doesn't go away for more than one month?
Image would help: This sounds benign but it should really be examined. You should see an oculoplastic surgeon or general ophthalmologist. ...Read more
I have pain above my left eyebrow closer to the middle part of my forehead. It's very sharp and there is a small bump for a month?
Exam needed: If it weren't for the bump I would diagnose neuralgia which is an irritation/inflammation of a superficial nerve in your forehead which is a nuisance rather than anything serious and usually resolves without any specific treatment. However in view of the lump present, it's best to have your physician examine you to be sure. ...Read more
If you still have a small bump on your head near eyebrow, after falling a week ago should you see a doctor?
I got elbowed in my eyebrow accidentally 1 week ago. Swelling down, but still a small bump that hurts when touched. Worth checking out?
Probably not: You have received a contusion and these take a little time to heal. If the vision is normal and you do not see double, then you just need a little more time for this bump which is probably a bruised healing point to disappear. You might try using local heat to speed this process. ...Read more
The skin on my eyebrow bone, has few small bumps that itches. The eyebrows sometimes itch once in a while. What can I do to stop the discomfort?
Got my eyebrows and upper lip waxed, small bumps and redness on parts of the waxed areas? First time getting this done, how should I treat this?
Steroid cream: Try to use 10 % hydrocortisone cream 1-2x/day for a few days, if red, inflamed areas could be infected, will need to wash well daily, apply antibiotic ointment, if gets worse get to a dr. May need oral antibiotics too. Can use antihistamine too like zyrtec or benadryl (diphenhydramine) to help with rash. ...Read more
Had eyebrows waxed 3 days ago and have a small skin colored, not hot or discolored, underskin bump that's sore at top of brow. How to treat?
Wait: Wait for 3 days if painful bumps persist may be infection see ur MD and may need antibiotics. ...Read more
I noticed a small bump on my upper part of nose. (the bone between eyebrows) please let me know what is it? Doesn't look like a pimple but hard tissue
Cyst?: Could be a cyst. If it bothers u, let your family doctor have a look. ...Read more
I have a bump under my eyelid I got from wrestling training when I bumped heads with a teammate it feels like a small ball inside my skin right under my eyebrow not sure what to do to make it better...
This: This could be simple scar tissue or even a lipoma (fatty deposit). It may get better with time if it does not, see an eye doctor to reevaluate. An xray may be necesssary. ...Read more
I have a little white bump above my eye below my eyebrow its not a stye. Its really small but still gets on my nerves. Any help?
Milia?: It could be a milia (a tiny cyst). See your dermatologist for assistance with removing it. ...Read more
Headache on and around right side of forehead/eyebrow/cheek for an hour. Also small bump on top of eyebrow, bump doesn't hurt much. Sinuses?
I have a tiny lump under my eyebrow. Started like a zit, and had small drainage. Now just a tiny bump. Should I worry? .
Zit turing into cyst: The hordeolum internum - otherwise called stye can turn into a chronic swelling called -chalazion- a cystic granuloma, a chronic swelling lined by chronic inflammatory cells and tissue, which can present like this. Please consultant ophthalmologist who will do a minor surgical procedure to curette/excise this swelling and get rid of the discharge, swelling and the cosmetic ill effect overall. ...Read more
A tiny bump on my eyebrow with a black dot on the center of the bump. And a tiny skin colored bump on my lip line but you can only notice of u stretch?
Exam and biopsy need: Many benign conditions and infections can present as a new bump. It is good to exclude malignant lesions if something new appears. A clinical exam by a dermatologist could be enough to decide whether a biopsy is needed. ...Read more
Do I have a boil? I am 16 and have pimples but between my eyebrows I have a small bump that's a little red. I'm scared if you can die from it
Acne: Most likely it is an inflamed pimple. You can buy "benzoyl peroxide" acne cream (read the active ingrediants) without prescription. Apply a thick layer over the bump and let dry. Take care to use white towel as it can bleach towels and clothing. It should help dry out and reabsorb the pimple. ...Read more
Hi. Sharp pinch like pain near mid of both eyebrows, . Hist. Anxiety, tmj, rhinitis, tiny bump on side of forehead frm clumsy incident. Healing. Idea?
Tiny fleshcolored bump clusters on upper cheeks &surrounds eyes, eyebrows &entire forehead. Not itchy noswelling. No change in makeupor anything not acne?
Keratosis Pilaris: Please see a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Hit head sat. Blacked out. Bump and small cut. Above right eyebrow. Tingling. Yesterday extremely dizzy now 4 days later developing black eye. Concusion?
Yes: You describe symptoms of a closed head injury or tbi, and I advise that you not delay an evaluation by your md or by a local emergency room dept. To be reassured that something more serious is not going on, a exam will help to determine this. A subtle fracture or hematoma can be serious. ...Read more
Small white bumps in between eye and eyebrow. What are they pimples, stress, lack of sleep? Somehow got more of them lately
I have a lot of tiny red bumps in between my eyebrows. I thought it was pimples so I used benzoyl peroxide & that didn't work. Is it eczema?
I have these tiny colorless bumps on my forehead (near eyebrows and eyes) it's itchy too. What are those and what treatment should I consider?
Epidermal cyst that: May have keratin in it. You're seeing benign bumps also known as epidermal inclusion cysts that has dead skin cells covering a bump, and they are hard to remove by yourself, once you start having them appear. You can also see an oculoplastics surgeon, who will probably use a syringe needle to remove them at their base using local anesthetic. so they don't come back. Try using warm compresses too. ...Read more
I have a tiny pinpoint red bump (looks like blood bump) under L eye and one above right eye- near eyebrow. I'm 23wks pregnant. Any ideas? Concerning?
Probably is blood: Little spots like this are common and nothing to worry about. ...Read more
Random small bump in between earlobe and head. Just noticed today and it’s very painful to touch. Probably the size of a chickpea. What could it be?
Depends on DX: Depending on the diagnosis, the bump may be benign or need investigating (biopsy/removal). Relatively impossible to tell you over the computer. Best you get it looked at by a dr. Best wishes. ...Read more
Few conditions.: Is there watery liquid/ pus from the bumps. Are there any scales along with the bumps. Could be folliculitis from infected hair follicle roost by staphylococcus bac. S, allergic reaction to any hair products, fungal infection-ring worm infn, seborrhic dermatitis from irritation by the clogged oily secretion by the hair follicles irritating the skin, infestations with lice, dandruff, psoriasis, acne. ...Read more
Should I be concerned if my child is 16 months old and has a head full of small puss fulled bumps what do I do?
I pulled a tick off of my daughters head, it wasn't fully latched, kind of stuck. She has a small bump on her head, what do I do?
Identify Tick: You pulled a non-attached tick off your child. Ticks can transmit several diseases, including Lyme Disease which can cause a flu-like illness followed by neurologic, heart, & other complications. Save the tick in moist paper towel & bring it to your doctor for proper identification. Check your child for more ticks, cleanse area with soap/water. See your doctor if area becomes red, swollen, tender. ...Read more