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My back and my neck are itchy what do I do?

My back and my neck are itchy what do I do?

Switch-Off That Itch: I'd look in the mirror and see if I had a rash. If I'd been working outdoors or exercising and sweating, I'd take a tepid shower. If I'd just put on some new clothing or some that had been washed in a new detergent, I'd change them. New Jewelry? Take it back for a refund. Just ate out? Or ate something different? Or for anything get some Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and see if that helps. If not, and not better, see a doc ...Read more

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Why does my chin and neck allways itchy?

Why does my chin and neck allways itchy?

Multiple causes: Itchy skin can have multiple causes. Commonly you should consider whether you have dry skin, which occurs often because we wash this area frequently with harsh cleansers. Also you should evaluate your cosmetics to determine whether they are irritating your skin. If these do not help, seek care from your physician. ...Read more

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Why does my neck feel like fiberglass is on it. Lately it been really itchy?

Why does my neck feel like fiberglass is on it.  Lately it been really itchy?

Many reasons: You may have an allergic reaction. A detailed medical history and the history of the event will be required to determine exactly the problem. Did you eat a certain type of food, are you taking a new medication, etc. Please see your family doctor. ...Read more

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Um hi, I've noticed my neck getting all rough, red and itchy and I was wondering why?

Um hi, I've noticed my neck getting all rough, red and itchy and I was wondering why?

Neck rash: It is likely something you came in contact with. It is often difficult to figure out the source. But if you can avoid it. Medications are available for the symptoms of this rash. All the best. ...Read more

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I often get ring type itchy patch on me back neck it heals and comes back in 3 4months?

I often get ring type itchy patch on me back neck it heals and comes back in 3 4months?

See doctor: There are many potential considerations If they are ringlike and scaly, I would think of a fungal skin infection. Are your toenails jagged and fragile? ...Read more

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Itchy red face and neck?

See a doctor: This could be one of a hundred things. Need to see this and get more history. ...Read more

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Red itchy face and neck?

Allergy: If you get it often when upset it is anxiety, if it just happened it may only be an allergy. If there are bumps involved you need to see doctor for the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why is my neck always red and blotchy not itchy?

Why is my neck always red and blotchy   not itchy?

Menopausal?: Skin blotchiness and sometimes flushing can happen in women going through menopause..The neck and upper chest are usually affected. ...Read more

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What is itchy, scaly, discolored skin around the neck?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes little itchy bumps on the back of the neck?

Several causes: Little itchy bumps on the nape, several forms of dermatitis (skin inflammation), folliculitis (inflammation ofthe hair follicles) , ? Psoriasis ( a scaly skin condition), or seborrhea (part of it is dandruff) u may want 2 c ur 1ry md or a referral to a dermatologist 2 sort it out. ...Read more

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Everyday I am very itchy on the back of my neck. I wear a gold chain. Could this be the cause?

Everyday I am very itchy on the back of my neck. I wear a gold chain. Could this be the cause?

Look elsewhere first: Gold is the least reactive metals for humans. I would look for a different reason, but after that: remove the chain and see what happens. ...Read more

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My neck and chest area get very red and itchy during evening only and it gets hot. And after my bbody is cold it disappears.

My neck and chest area get very red and itchy during evening only  and it gets hot. And after my bbody  is cold it disappears.

Ur seeing arteriolar: response: Arterioles control blood flow to capillaris, body wide. More blood into capillaries of skin ?es pink-to-red color of skin (skin actually yellow due to proteins). Intense enough capillary flow increase also tends to result in various "itchy" sensations, as in sun burn, niacin or post menopausal flushing responses. When we feel hot, brain ?es blood flow to skin to release heat/cool off. ...Read more

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Im getting the same itchy spots on the back of my neck ,they never have a head and the more I itch the larger they get help please?

Im getting the same itchy spots on the back of my neck ,they never have a head and the more I itch the larger they get help please?

Could be hives,: which is an allergic reaction.See if they respond to anti-histamine.Next step would be cortisone cream.Pharmacist can recommend both.If no response or gets worse,see your Doc. ...Read more