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Transverse Nasal Crease
Time: And treatment of the cause, rhinitis, see an allergist if you have access to one or an ENT, the crease itself will take time to fade after the symptoms are controlled and no more salutes, a dermatologist though can tell what to apply to help the area of hyper-pigmentation, good luck ...Read more
Light dark Transversal nasal line ( at the middle of the nose) how to remove it .Got this line since childhood.Please help.
This is the mark of: chronic allergies caused by touching,rubbing,pushing up on your itchy,runny nose causing a crease.Treat the allergies,relieve the symptoms,stop the touching and it may fade away.If not,c a Dermatologist.Now u know how to make a diagnosis of Chronic Allergic Rhinitis from across the room without any History,Physical exam,lab tests,or X-Rays.What a diagnostician! ...Read more
Moisturize : First of all, what is MK? You're describing a dry skin condition. This is relatively common. Hypoallergenic moisturizers are useful. Sometimes, anti-inflammatory topical medications like hydrocortisone or other stronger prescription anti-inflammatories are helpful. See an ENT, dermatologist, or a facial plastic surgeon for advice . ...Read more
I have redness in the creases of my nose. No flakes or itch, just red. Can I use anything to help?
When i exercise i don't sweat as much. Maybe just wetness under my creases and a little on my nose and face. What could this mean and why?
Exercise: Everyone is different. Most likely just a normal variant. ...Read more
I have some kind of bump in the crease of my nose that has been there for years. It will not pop. It really has no color to it. But its noticable.
Difficult to say.: It is not likely that this "bump"is anything serious. Since you had it for years. If you don't like it, from a cosmetic standpoint you can go your Dr. have it removed. Good luck ...Read more
I have this hard painful bump like right under my nose on the right side close to the crease, bigger than a black/white head, it's just a small bump?
Cyst: At your age it is probably a little cyst. It may disappear on its own. If it does not let your doctor have a look at it ...Read more
Depends: You can buy a blackhead extractor at the drugstore and gently press it over the blackhead until it pops out. If you can't get it out you will have to visit the doctor. Either the doctor can extract it or you might have to use a medicine like retin a (tretinoin) and slowly remove the layers of skin until it comes out. ...Read more
I was wiping my face when the side of my nose (alar crease area) started to bleed rapidly and it won't stop. What happened? How to stop bleeding?
Hope you are well?:
Bleeding like you described is unusual. I hope you have managed to stop it with gentle pressure on the bleeding spot.
If the bleeding continues, you should go to the ER to find if you have any health problems which makes you more prone to bleeding.
Give us a follow up and tell us what you have done about this problem so far?? ...Read more
Control allergies: You need to control your allergies well to avoid rubbing your nose and with time, the crease may partially heal, in some individuals it can leave a permanent mark. ...Read more
What to do if I have oily skin on my nose and tons of blackheads especially i the creases of my nose. What is a good homemade facial?
See a dermatologist: NO homemade facial will help you. Prescription meds and mechanical extraction of them will help. Tretinoin and adapalene gels are very useful for this. Blackheads are NOT DIRT. They are comedones--large, blocked oil glands--open to air. They are oxidized by exposure to air. The oxidized sebum is dark. ...Read more
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 more
Hi.. I have dark skin in the creases of my nose and also on my chin below my lower lips, what can I do about it pls?
Extremely itchy & dry skin on the sides of my nose. Also seems to be in the creases leading to my mouth. What could this be? What can I do?
I have mildly red + flaky rashes around the mouth and nose-crease area. I don't know how they appeared. Would Mederma help reduce the symptoms at all?
I had a micro laser peel 3days ago. I have tiny white head bumps on the bottom crease of nose. I use aquaphr and on valtrex (valacyclovir). What could it be?
My ENT told me the crease on my nose is cause by rubbing my nose upwards with a tissue. Can I use wrinkle cream to get rid of it?
In addition: To the other answers, this may be a so-called "bunny line", which is a wrinkle that happens in the upper part of the nose with "squinching". If that's the case, Botox works really well to eliminate it. ...Read more
Im 4 months pregnant and I have peeling burning skin around the creases of my nose, and dry itchy flakey skin . Is this normal? And why?
Yes: It's normal to experience these types of dry skin changes in pregnancy. Drink lots of lots of water, that may help. You may want to try a moisturizer on your face if you haven't already. Why, is because your metabolism is on super drive providing energy and nutrition for the developing baby. ...Read more
Symptoms and treatments of and for seborheic dermatis of penis also have it on scalp nose creases neared area ears is aquaphor good or something else?
Same treatment: Dear MickL, the skin on the penis is the same skin as on the rst of your body. Therefore the same treatment which works in other places will work for you. ...Read more
Depends: Nasal drip can be from many causes. Allergies are high on the list. Some get this with cold weather. Some get it with a cold. Some a condition called vaso-motor rhinitis. See your pcp or allergist and get checked. Antihistamines may help. Certain nasal sprays (atrovent) may help. Nasal steroids may help. You may need immunotherapy (allergy shots). Avoid the cold. ...Read more
Depends: Have you had surgery in your ears or craniotomy? Do you have a severely deviated septm with allergies. If you had surgery, your postnasal drip on one side could be spinal fluid. If you have a severely deviated septum, instead of having drainage through your nostril, it goes backwards. Get it checked out. ...Read more