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Why Does My Skin Burn When I Put Lotion On After Shaving
Ease up!: You are probably pressing too hard as you pull the razor across your face, and you're removing a layer of skin cells along with your beard. Ease up. The other possibility is that you are having either an allergic or a direct irritant reaction to some component of the lotion; try a different one. ...Read more
There are three levels of burns: * First-degree burns affect only the outer layer of the skin. They cause pain, redness, and swelling. * Second-degree (partial thickness) burns affect both the outer and underlying layer of skin. They cause pain, redness, swelling, and blistering. * Third-degree (full thickness) burns extend into deeper tissues. They cause white or blackened, charred skin ...Read more
Several Options: Perhaps you are allergic to one or more of the ingredients in the sunscreen. If there are any acids in the sunscreen, this may burn or sting temporarily. If there is a break in your skin, sunscreen may sting. My sunscreen has glycolic acid, an alpha-hydroxy acid, and it stings for a few seconds when i apply it after i shave. The combination of having shaved mixed with the acid is what stings. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
using diffrin 1%cream at night, my skin burns when I put it on and afterwards when I have my face against pillow or when I put cream on my face. Help?
Need more info: Do you mean skin feel like burning or actually a physical burn? Need more info and history ...Read more
Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine): If first degree burn, often cool compresses and steroid cream may be sufficient. If second degree burn, Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream provides zinc oxide for healing and protection along with a topical antibiotic - provided you are not allergic to Sulfa. keeper covered with cotton wrap and change daily. Seek medical attention asap if any symptoms/signs of infection. Take care! ...Read more
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