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How can you treat itchy, red, blotchy patches on your forehead and chin?

How can you treat itchy, red, blotchy patches on your forehead and chin?

See dermatologists: Many reasons why people develop rash like this on face. Most commonly two: one is contact dermatitis and the other is seborrheic dermatitis. Either needs mild corticosteroid cream/ointment to control, prescription strength. ...Read more

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Red blotch on my forhead is it skin cancer i work in the sun all day and now have a red thing coming up on my forhead and it is starting to hurt

Red blotch on my forhead is it skin cancer i work in the sun all day and now have a red thing coming up on my forhead and it is starting to hurt

Need to be evaluated: Hard to know what it is without physically looking at it or touching it. You should see your primary care doctor or a dermatologist to get this looked at. A biopsy is needed for definitive diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have oily skin and facial acne, mostly on the forehead and around the chin bone, slow treated and redness around the acne and sometimes itchy?

I have oily skin and facial acne, mostly on the forehead and around the chin bone, slow treated and redness around the acne and sometimes itchy?

Get treated: If topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated (try 5% 2x/day for starters) hasn't cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician for prescription-strength rx. Life's tough enough without dealing with this as an adult. ...Read more

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Facial redness looks similar to malar pattern; redness also on forehead/chin. ANA negative. Redness isn't as noticeable upon waking. Need more tests?

Facial redness looks similar to malar pattern; redness also on forehead/chin. ANA negative. Redness isn't as noticeable upon waking. Need more tests?

Rosacea?: If you flush easily, this may just be from rosacea which worsens with warm temperature. Lupus rash usually goes across the nose. There are topical and oral treatment for this . See you doctor. ...Read more

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Cyclic flush/heat in face with mild redness.nose,forehead,cheeks,chin, nasolabial folds.Doc says not Rosacea yet. Uneven tone,as have Melasma too.Help?

Cyclic flush/heat in face with mild redness.nose,forehead,cheeks,chin, nasolabial folds.Doc says not Rosacea yet. Uneven tone,as have Melasma too.Help?

Rosacea, I think?: Given your description, looks like you have rosacea. You amy want to consider seeing another doctor for a second opinion. You may also have an auto immune condition so for sure you should get another opinion. Melasma is very hard to treat. ...Read more

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What is a red dry patch called on a forehead ?

What is a red dry patch called on a forehead 
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Eczema: It could be a patch of eczema or even an extension of a dry scalp condition call seborrheic dermatitis. Both of these can present with red, dry patches. The treatment for these conditions is usually lotion and topical steroid. For a scalp condition is may include the use of a medication shampoo. ...Read more