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Why Are My Heals Red
Several options: Redness and itchiness are most commonly symptoms of dry eye, blepharitis and ocular allergies. Lubricating eye drops may help, otherwise there are lid scrubs with baby shampoo to treat blepharitis, and lastly, eye drops or allergy pills if the cause may be allergies. Please get an evaluation from an eye care professional to sort out your problem. Best of luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Allergy: You may be having an allergic reaction or contact dermatitis to something your lips have come in contact with. Wash your lips and face completely, take some Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and you may also apply cortisone cream over your lips. If no significant improvement in 24 hours, see your doctor. ...Read more
Why does my scalp have puss filled sores that hurt? They are red and tender and bleed at times...What is this?
Scalp folliculitis: Scalp folliculitis is an inflammatory disorder of the hair follicles in the scalp. The condition is also known as ‘acne necrotica miliaris’ or ‘proprionibacterium’ folliculitis.It is characterised by small, very itchy pustules within the scalp, often most troublesome on the frontal hairline. There may be only a small number of lesions or they may be very numerous. ...Read more
New Skin: Try some aloe topically for relief. That is new skin layer. Give it time the pink will disappear and your skin will get back to normal. ...Read more
Why are both of my eyes red (i can see red veins) its not bloodshot red? Kind of itchy, hurts sometimes, and the skin around it swollen.
Scabs: Scabs are raised red or dark brown patches on the skin. They serve as a seal to wounds, blocking out bacteria as your body regenerates new skin cells and repairs blood vessels in the area. Once these repairs are made, the scab will fall off. Scabs on the scalp operate in the same manner. ...Read more
have red like pimples on my bottom and all over my thighs.They are not very red but some are lightly red and some red bumps please i need help .
What are the painful boils on my armpits ?sometimes they are full of puss and blood, it makes my skin very itchy, its red , and causes discoloration.
Irritation : Try using a moisturizer cream on a daily basis ...Read more
I have purpleish red blotches that appeared on my knee caps. It's not a bruise, and my feet are numb. The spots are dry, hurt to touch. very fatigued?
Your age?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, and we expect it of you ...Read more
Why are my eyes always red. Even when they are white, the sides are red and vain looking. Why i get eoungh sleep. What's wrong?
So many causes: There are so many causes of red eye that they could not even be listed here. An eye exam can help to determine the cause, but some people have enlarged vessels in and under the conjunctiva (the lining on the white of the eye) normally. Dry eye, allergy, blepharitis (eyelid infection), exposure to airborne irritants (dusty environment) are common causes. Avoid otc "get the red out" drops - toxic! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been getting red dots on my legs/hips lately. They are not raised but are a little sore. one was itchy & turned into big bruise! What are they?
I have these white blotches on my sunburn. They don't hurt and are nothing like blisters. What is it?
Maybe...: Could either be dry skin where the skin is about to peel off, it could be a blister but there would be clear fluid coming out, or it could be your freckles. If they don't go away, or start to look abnormal, e.g. A mole grows or looks weird, see your doctor for advice. I can't really be precise on what it is unless i saw them in person. ...Read more