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What would cause my face to suddenly get hot and red? Redness lasts about 30 minutes body temp stays normal. Alergic reaction? This also happens sometime when I am in a stressful situation but most of the time I have no idea why

What would cause my face to suddenly get hot and red? Redness lasts about 30 minutes body temp stays normal. Alergic reaction? This also happens sometime when I am in a stressful situation but most of the time I have no idea why

This: This may be nothing more than a dilation of blood vessels, flushing, in response to some environment or emotional event. An allergic reaction typically will last longer and have other symptoms, such as itching or pain. With out an exam it is difficult to assess and provide an accurate answer. See your physician as soon as possible for an exam. ...Read more

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I 'm hot all the time, even at cool temperatures. When I exercise I get overheated, face turns red, glasses fog up, but I don't sweat? What's wrong?

I 'm hot all the time, even at cool temperatures. When I exercise I get overheated, face turns red, glasses fog up, but I don't sweat? What's wrong?

Anhidrosis: You might have anhidrosis. That means you don't have sweat glands. You should visit your primary care physician or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Why does my face always feel hot then it turns red? Only for a period of time

Why does my face always feel hot then it turns red? Only for a period of time

Flushing syndrome: Very common in individuals who have particular sensitivities to some foods and drink - especially wines or alcohol. ...Read more

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Why does my whole face get red and hot when I get angry, sad, nervous or shy. There's times when I can't even have people look at me.

Why does my whole face get red and hot when I get angry, sad, nervous or shy. There's times when I can't even have people look at me.

Consider Therapy: What is more important than the physiological changes when you have strong and painful feelings are the reasons that you have them. Also how you deal with them. This would be the appropriate time to consider having therapy so you can examine all these issues and learn to deal with them ...Read more

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The last few times I've had dinner with friends my face has gone bright red and I feel hot and sweaty. I do get flushed at times but not this bad?

The last few times I've had dinner with friends my face has gone bright red and I feel hot and sweaty. I do get flushed at times but not this bad?

Cannot diagnose: These reactions may be physiological or psychological. Are you starting menopause early? Would suggest taking your temperature, pulse and respiratory rate and write all down along with all symptoms and discuss with your pcp. Good luck. ...Read more

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HELP. Can sudden first time flushing/red warm/hot/heat only ONE side of face mean stroke or TIA? It lasted a few minutes and then went.

HELP. Can sudden first time flushing/red warm/hot/heat only ONE side of face mean stroke or TIA? It lasted a few minutes and then went.

Unlikely: It is unlikely to be a stroke or TIA. Strokes/TIA usually causes loss of function - weakness, numbness etc. Your description does not fit classic stroke or TIA. ...Read more

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Time to time when I get out of the shower my face has red blotchy itchy spots and feels hot. Goes away after about 30 mins. What is this?

Time to time when I get out of the shower my face has red blotchy itchy spots and feels hot. Goes away after about 30 mins. What is this?

Hives: You are likely experiencing urticaria - or hives. Sometimes, people will get hives due to an allergy, but sometimes it is due to something more physical - hot or cold water, pressure, vibration, stress, etc. They classically come and nothing *needs* to happen, but you could try taking a loratadine or other anti-histamine 30" prior to showering to see if that helps reduce symptoms. Good luck! ...Read more

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I am 23 and sometimes my face and ears go really red and puffy and really hot it just happens randomly and at any time what could this be?

I am 23 and sometimes my face and ears go really red and puffy and really hot it just happens randomly and at any time what could this be?

Flushing: This flushing reaction is due to dilation of blood vessels which may be set off by stress, tension, embarrassment, spices, alcohol, certain medications, temperature changes, hormonal imbalance. Perhaps stress management therapy could help you if the other causes are not operative. ...Read more

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My face is red all the time, but its worse when the weather is cold, hot, when I feel something emotionally. I think my skin is thin. I can send you a pic.

My face is red all the time, but its worse when the weather is cold, hot, when I feel something emotionally. I think my skin is thin. I can send you a pic.

Rosacea: If you only have redness of your face and no pimples you can use a new cream called Mirvaso, which is available only with a prescription. It only helps the redness as long as you are using it. Other treatments that maybe more permanent include the pulsed dye laser and intense pulsed light treatment. ...Read more

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Got red hot face and blotches on my chest occasionally. Now all of a sudden every time I drink even a sip of a beer I get the same reaction. Why?

Got red hot face and blotches on my chest occasionally. Now all of a sudden every time I drink even a sip of a beer I get the same reaction. Why?

Further Eval: Get a check up and a blood tests.
There are some very serious conditions that are associated with sudden alcohol intolerance. ...Read more

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I'm 17 and my Cheeks ears, and front of my face are always red, sometimes its not very red, but at random times it will get really red and get hot. Why?

I'm 17 and my Cheeks ears, and front of my face are always red, sometimes its not very red, but at random times it will get really red and get hot. Why?

? Rosacea: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. Your description of the issue suggests rosacea and you may check this site for more information on this topic, however, do see a doctor.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/rosacea/basics/definition/con-20014478
Wish you good health. ...Read more

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Why does my face and hands get red and hot, and sometimes I have a hard time breathing?

Why does my face and hands get red and hot, and sometimes I have a hard time breathing?

Red hot face: Body parts become red ; hot when there is increased blood supply to that part. Allergic reactions can cause red, hot ; often swollen face with difficulty breathing. ...Read more

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My son's hands keep getting red and hot for an hour or two at a time. Also a bumpy rash keeps appearing on his face, mostly his cheeks and then disapp?

My son's hands keep getting red and hot for an hour or two at a time. Also a bumpy rash keeps appearing on his face, mostly his cheeks and then disapp?

Consult a doctor: There are some dermatitis/dermatoses that can cause this. Best to consult a doctor as different ones have characteristic patterns ...Read more

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My face gets really red and really hot at times as do my ears. I don't think it's a rash. Can u tell me what could be causing this?

My face gets really red and really hot at times as do my ears. I don't think it's a rash. Can u tell me what could be causing this?

Rosacea?: You may be developing rosacea, a skin disease of unknown cause. It affects about 16 million people and often affects middle aged females of fair complexion. Many triggering factors are known including alcohol. I recommend the website, www. Rosacea. Org, which is a national organization devoted exclusively to people affected with rosacea. Also, a dermatologist is an excellent physcian to evaluate. ...Read more

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Rash on face, little itchy, face feels hot, changes from dark bright red to light red at times, headache. Is it cholesterol med or sun?

Rash on face, little itchy, face feels hot, changes from dark bright red to light red at times, headache. Is it cholesterol med or sun?

Read drug info: This is most likely a reaction to the sun but your medications may make you photo sensitive and prone to a rash. If this is the area to which you are applying steroid, that could also be a cause. ...Read more

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I have autoim. Hypothyroidism and am taking levothyroxine and have red butterfly like rash on face and feel hot most of the time when others are cold?

I have autoim. Hypothyroidism and am taking levothyroxine and have red butterfly like rash on face and feel hot most of the time when others are cold?

See rheumatologist: Seeing a rheumatologist or dermatologist to rule out other concomitant autoimmune diseases may be helpful. They may check additional lab work such as an ANA and/or do a skin biopsy if needed. ...Read more

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Past month random red hot hands, then go back to cold, at times hurts, also hot flushes, hot red face. See neurologist or cardiologist or other dr?

Gynecologist: It would be prudent to see your gynecologist first just to make sure these symptoms are not due to early menopause. S/he may refer you to another specialist as may be appropriate, e.g., rheumatologist. ...Read more

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I inhaled lysol and had a hard time breathing, my face turned beat red. I am okay now but I feel hot and my throat feels very dry. Will I be okay?

I inhaled lysol and had a hard time breathing, my face turned beat red. I am okay now but I feel hot and my throat feels very dry. Will I be okay?

Yes.: Yes. You will be OK. Lysol can be an irritant to your nasal passages and your lungs. These feelings will pass. If you have a history of asthma, please consult your physician because your asthma can be exacerbated by strong smells like Lysol. ...Read more

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Have low potassium, going to dr. To check kidneys, also have hot flashes, red hot face and hands, few times had high blood sugar. Possible diabetes?

Have low potassium, going to dr. To check kidneys, also have hot flashes, red hot face and hands, few times had high blood sugar. Possible diabetes?

Need for blood test: I trust that you plan to be fasting for your doctor's appointment so that fasting blood sugar may be tested. Though hemoglobin a1c can be tested in non-fasting state. It is not feasible to provide an answer without the lab tests. ...Read more

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What can cause this and it gets worse when I get hot or mad the redness of my face.

What can cause this and it gets worse when I get hot or mad the redness of my face.

Red face: Your face has many blood vessels -- and many are close to the surface of your skin. This can increase as you age. They are very responsive to emotion like embarrassment, anger, etc. Because of your mind-body connection. Also some people have a condition called rosacea -- you get red face w/spicy foods, heat, alcohol, etc http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/rosacea-7/default. Htm. ...Read more

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My son has been getting redness on face lately. It seems to happen when he gets hot indoors or out. Even with no rigorous activity. What could it be?

My son has been getting redness on face lately. It seems to happen when he gets hot indoors or out. Even with no rigorous activity. What could it be?

Heat makes...: ....Some people turn red. If he's not that way when he's cool, and if he's eating, drinking, peeing, pooping, and behaving normally, he is very likely fine. ...Read more

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I use Nair often but this time my face burned and got red. I have school tomorrow so what can I use to quickly remove the redness?

I use Nair often but this time my face burned and got red. I have school tomorrow so what can I use to quickly remove the redness?

Chemical Cellulitis: A chemical irritation will cause inflammation and redness. The quickest way to reduce topical inflammation is a combination of a low-potency topical corticosteroid, such as hydrocortisone to reduce inflammation and redness, cold compresses to reduce the heat produced in the skin, and Aloe vera gel and vitamin C to promote healing and repair, and also to reduce swelling and heat. ...Read more

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Can anybody give me a solution or quick fix to redness in my face, especially goin from hot to cold tempratures. From inside to outside, after golfing?

Can anybody give me a solution or quick fix to redness in my face, especially goin from hot to cold tempratures. From inside to outside, after golfing?

Your face is red...: From heat, physical exertion, and perhaps the sun. Try cooling your cheeks with a wet wash cloth before going in. What is happening is natural! ...Read more

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I was prescribed cortisone cream for my face for only 7 days, what happens if I use it for longer time, for sever redness. It just cleared 75% of it.

I was prescribed cortisone cream for my face for only 7 days, what happens if I use it for longer time, for sever redness. It just cleared 75% of it.

Skin damage: Long term use of topical steroid creams can cause skin damage (atrophy), particularly on areas with thin skin such as face. This is more pronounced with the stronger steroid creams. Always follow up with your doctor particularly if the rash is not improving. ...Read more