Can a moisturizer cause my red skin?

Moisturizer/redness. Yes, if you have an irritant or allergic reaction to one of the components of the moisturizer.

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What is a good moisturizer for someone with red skin?

Moisturizer. Any one with ceramides helps to moisturize the skin best. My favorite is CeraVe lotion! Read more...

Can Marigold cream (Calendula officinalis) help much in healing rough dry red skin after irritant dermatitis? Can I combine it with another moisturizer?

Calendula Cream. Calendula, a plant extract, has been used throughout history in skin preparations. Calendula is beneficial for dry or damaged skin and also promotes the fast healing and regeneration of the skin thanks to its anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. . Read more...

I have dry and red skin from irritation I wanted to know what I could do to get rid of the redness but something that wont cause acne?

Details needed. Many products are labeled "non comedogenic" to indicate that at least they considered a possible relationship to acne. A dermatologist can evaluate and help you.Wash with Dove skin cleanser, then apply a liberal amount of a ceramide cream. Eucerin Eczema, Aveeno (oatmeal) Eczema, CeraVe, and generics are easy to find. Read more...

What fungus generally causes itchy red skin?

All fungi. All fungi trichophyton, microspsporum etc can cause itchy red skin and should be treated with topilcal antifungals and if extensive oral antifungals such as lamisil, (terbinafine) Nizoral or sporonox. Read more...
May not be fungus. In my experience, most fungal infections do not itch. They cause burning sometimes, particularly in the groin and on the feet; but if you have an itchy red rash, it could easily be eczema, which does not respond to antifungal treatment. This is a common error. So if you apply an antifungal cream and nothing happens, see a dermatologist for a proper diagnosis. Read more...

Is there a fungus that causes itchy, red skin?

Yes. Most skin fungus will cause itchy red skin on the groin, on the feet especially between the toes b and can be treated with topical antifungal creams such as miconazole, terbinafine, or undecalynic acid. Read more...
Itchy skin. Any fungus that interacts with the skin can cause a red itchy rash either through an allergic contact dermatitis or an irritant contact dermatitis. Read more...

Non latex bandages cause raised/red skin and lasts for a while after taking off. Can I be allergic to the adhesive or something else?

Probably not. The adhesive is irritating to the skin and commonly causes skin changes such as these. If it disappears within 48 hrs, probably nothing to worry about. Non-latex contact allergy to adhesive is possible and can be diagnosed with testing if the problem worsens. Read more...

I have red skin like rashes/spot like formations that form at night over my body and disappear overnight. What is it? And what could be the cause?

Hives. It sounds as if you are having a dermatologic condition called urticaria. Urticaria is the medical terminology for hives. It is the bodies response to a certain stimulus, such as an allergy. The body will release histamine in response to a stimulus and histamine causes redness, swelling and itching. Other triggers of urticaria can be cold/heat, stress, medicines, or with you, pressure on skin! Read more...
If it disappears. Completely overnight, you are probably reacting to something that you consume or come in contact with before you go to bed. You can try antihistamines such as Diphenhydramine otc. If it persists, consult a dermatologist. Read more...