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Why Does My Skin On My Chest And Shoulders Itch When I Get Hot Or Sweat
?Prickly heat: It is possible that what you are describing is also called "prickly heat". It is also known as miliaria rubra. This is when the pores in the skin become blocked and sweat cannot come out easily. This can cause itching and sometimes red bumps. The problem usually gets better when you have cooled off. Based on your brief description this would be my first thought. ...Read more
Rash from sweating: Skin rash caused from sweating is also known as milaria or prickly heat. Skin rash due to sweating usually occurs where there is more skin friction. It is especially seen in arms and underarms, neck and groins and between the legs. In adults aside from prickly heat, rash can be due to fungal disease. ...Read more
Mostly everytime I take me a shower I get red splotches on my arms and they itch, and now when I get into a swimming pool I get red splotches on my arms and they itch, what can be causing this?
Aquagenic Urticaria: There is a type of physical urticaria called aquagenic urticaria. But it could also be due to a separate physical urticaria. Recommendations are cooler showers and increased doses of oral antihistamines (within reason).http://www.acaai.org/allergist/allergies/types/skin-allergies/hives/pages/default.aspx. ...Read more
Hi, when i become really hot and sweaty, my back becomes very itchy, tingly and my shirts get white stains on them. Why is that?
When I get hot, my body stings and it itches. I tend to get black marks. I don't think it's heat hives. I get these marks on my back and chest. Help?
More details.: How long have you had this problem? Are the marks black and not red at all? How long does each of the mark stay with you? Do these marks appear when you are exercising or taking a hot shower or only during the cooling down period? ...Read more
Whenever I get nervous embarrassed or stressed my neck back and chest and occasionally face get red blotchy and extremely itchy. how to stop it?
Cholinergic variant?: In rosacea, the skin , especially that on the face, gets red when any rise in core body temperature (heat, stress etc) however itching is not expected. Another condition known as cholinergic hives in which a person gets small itchy bumps plus redness with stress. This can usually be controlled by taking an antihistamine preferably prior to stressful situation as well as after. ...Read more
Nwhenever i get very bad heartburn, i got itchy around my arms and neck, around my hair line, and my skin gets blotchy.Any idea why?
May hv food allergy : The foods you're eating that's giving you heartburn, you may also be allergic to, without knowing it. So, it's best to see your doctor to have this worked up. If so, and if your body's releasing histamine in the process that can actually cause itching. So it's best to treat the cause first, so you can eliminate the heartburn, and also the itching. Go more towards an anti-inflammatory diet. ...Read more
I have very itchy skin on my back and shoulders. I get raised bumps which bleed when I scratch them. My skin feels dry and burns. ?
Need more info: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more
Hi whenever I am going out in the sun or even when I am in a hot area, my skin starts to itch and i can see swollen red patches on my skin all over?
Whenever I'm hot I have a red blotchy rash appear on my chest. Sometimes it will occur on my shoulders and face. What is this?
See your physician: This is vasodilatation - a local body response to try to dissipate heat. It may e a response to a medication. Occasionally, it represents a chemical response to a serious medical problem. Even when no cause can be found, treatment is available to decrease the dilatation and flushing. You need to see your physician so he/she can evaluate the situation, clarify it and treat it. ...Read more
So I'm really itchy on my legs mostly, and sometimes my arms. I have no idea what it is. When I scratch the little bumps turn into welts. I need help.
When i get hot i don't sweat, instead i get a stinging pain on my chest and my face/head a lot like when your feet fall asleep, how can I fix this?
Everytime i get hot i get very itchy and it hurts and red spots appear and my hands tingle what is this?
Why when i get warm or nervous and sometimes when I am just eating do I break out in red blotches on my chest?
Allergy: Check if you are not allergic to any ingredients or is it particular situation. ...Read more
Whenever i get hot i get red patches on my back, chest, and stomach that's itchy and burns and it keeps getting worse. What could this be?
Hard to say: Without seeing it. Could be hives or other rash. Could be an allergic reaction or a rash that just comes for a reason no one knows. Try zyrtec, (cetirizine) store brand is fine, once a day, Saran lotion for itching as much as you want, and stay away from hot showers . Try to figure out triggers so you can avoid the rash if possible. You will probably need the help of a doc. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
At night when i am laying down in bed or on the couch, my feet get really itchy red and hot and sometimes my palms to. I dont have fungal infection.
My arms and legs get itchy and when i scratch it leaves round dark scab marks on my legs and arms I use moisture lotions for dry skin every day, but i still don't know what this is
Sounds : Sounds like you might have eczema or possibly prurigo nodularis. I would recommend you try a cerave cream to moisturize and use cerave hydrating cleanser which is very mild and tends to not dry out the skin. Also, try to avoid scratching as best as possible. If not better quickly, consult your local dermatologist who will be able to evaluate you and determine the diagnosis, and who might prescribe some topical steroid creams, anti-itch pills, or other therapy that will improve you more quickly. ...Read more
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