Can dry skin cause rashes?

Dry skin. It does not cause rashes but scales. if you scratch then it will develop some time. Moisturizing cream or lotions will be helpful.

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Are red rashes on the sides and back of my neck caused by dry skin or sensitive skin?

Difficult. Hard to answer without more details and seeing the area....In general dry and or sensitive skin can cause red patches on the neck. When the occur, see a dermatologist for evaluation and in the meantime you may try a Hydrocortisone cream. Read more...

Does dry skin cause very tiny red dots, rash like on skin?

Well . Not usually. To diagnose a rash need to see it or take pictures try HealthTap for Doctors for diagnosis and treatment. Read more...

Could very dry skin on my chin be the cause of a bunch of tiny little bumps that looks like a rash?

Dry skin bumps. Could be eczema. eczema may be primary or food intolerances or strep. could check for strep and monitor diet ( if you have any discomfort after certain foods) . may consider a trial of OTC topical steroids for a week if it is cold in your area ,consider mositurizer in AM , Amlactin is a good mositurizer. Read more...

Have a itchy rash on buttocks...causes dry skin and one or two blisters. Itching is worse at night. Spontaneously clears after a few days?

Rash on buttocks. hello ~ have a Dr see the rash when its there because this sounds suspiciously like a herpes infection rash. If it is there is no need to be concerned, but we would advise how you can better not spread this and advise lots of washing of hands, and the rash is severe could be treated with Acyclovir or derivative or some 1% hydrocort for itch, or nothing. thanks.. Read more...

What would cause almost my whole body to itch constantly? Chest, stomach, arms, back and legs. No rash or dry skin. Chest, arms, legs are extra itchy

Itch. Several reasons for causing it. Mechanism stays the same. Mast cells are specialized histamine containing cells in skin which get triggered by some stimulus- ie food product, detergent, cream, or even emotions like anxiety, chronic diseases esp liver and kidney diseases, certain cancers and graft vs host disease could also be trigger. Need work up and Cromolyn Sodium is mast cell stabilizer helps. Read more...